Urban Outfitters Can't Dodge Teen's Racy Pics Suit

Law360, Los Angeles (March 7, 2012, 1:32 PM EST) -- Urban Outfitters Inc. must face claims that it violated the Lanham Act and state civil right laws by selling T-shirts with racy photos of then-15-year-old model Hailey Clauson, a New York federal judge ruled Monday, rejecting arguments that her suit is procedurally defective.

“Accepting the allegations as set forth in the amended complaint as true, plaintiff has sufficiently alleged a cause of action against Urban Outfitters for use of her image to create false endorsement or false designation of origin, as well as claims for false...
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