Tommy Hilfiger Lifts Swiss Watchmaker's Design, Suit Says

Law360, New York (August 16, 2013, 2:39 PM ET) -- Tommy Hilfiger U.S.A. Inc. and Movado Group Inc. were accused of producing cheap knockoffs of an “iconic” watch made by the Swiss luxury watchmaker Audemars Piguet Holding SA in a trade dress suit filed in New York federal court Tuesday.

The nearly 140-year-old Swiss watchmaker alleged that the American fashion company and Movado ripped off the look of its Royal Oak watch — which sells online for anywhere from $10,000 to more than $1 million — to design the Tommy Hilfiger Eton watch, first sold early...
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