Louboutin Wins EU Battle Over Red-Sole Trademark
Handing the designer a major win a yearslong effort, the Court of Justice of the European Union ruled that the red soles are not covered by a provision of EU law that bars trademark protection for “shapes” that are purely functional.
The EU's top court said Louboutin’s red soles can be a trademark. “A mark consisting of a color applied to the...
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