Nike Hits Skechers With Suit Over 'Skecherizing' Footwear IP

By Dorothy Atkins (September 30, 2019, 10:47 PM EDT) -- Nike Inc. hit Skechers USA Inc. with a lawsuit in California federal court Monday, claiming that Skechers ripped off Nike's patented VaporMax and Air Max 270 designs using a business strategy Skechers calls "Skecherizing" that involves taking inspiration from rival products to design athletic footwear....

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