Louis Vuitton Moves To Keep 'Hangover' Suit Alive

Law360, New York (April 10, 2012, 5:10 PM EDT) -- Louis Vuitton Malletier SA last week urged a New York federal court to reject Warner Bros. Entertainment Inc.'s bid to toss a trademark infringement suit over the use of a fake Louis Vuitton bag in "The Hangover Part II," contending the move was premature.

In a memorandum filed April 4, Louis Vuitton argued that whether the First Amendment protected the studio's use of a knockoff Louis Vuitton bag was a question of fact, not law, and required an analysis of the artistic relevance and misleading nature,...
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