Hilton Settles Copyright Spat Over 'Hot' Hallmark Card

Law360, New York (September 17, 2010, 4:47 PM EDT) -- Hotel heiress and international playgirl Paris Hilton has settled a trademark infringement lawsuit against Hallmark Cards Inc. over a line of greeting cards that used her image and popular catchphrase “that’s hot.”

A court notice of the settlement, filed Thursday in the U.S. District Court for the Central District of California, did not provide any details on the settlement.

Attorneys for the parties did not immediately respond to requests for comment.

The front cover of the disputed card featured a picture of Hilton’s face atop a...
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