Louis Vuitton's Cameo In 'The Hangover' Under Fire

Law360, New York (February 22, 2012, 5:29 PM EST) -- Warner Bros. Inc. said Wednesday that Louis Vuitton Malletier SA should not be able to “veto” the appearance of its designer bags in movies, taking a shot at a trademark suit over a prop in the “The Hangover Part II.”

“What they're claiming is from now on, trademark holders will have a veto right over all uses of their marks in creative works,” said Andrew Bart of Jenner & Block LLP, an attorney for Warner Bros., at hearing before U.S. District Judge Andrew L. Carter. The...
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