Paris Hilton Co. Still On Hook Over Lingerie Contract

Law360, New York (May 7, 2012, 8:12 PM EDT) -- A Paris Hilton-owned company must face a contract suit brought by an Italian lingerie maker that claims her dilly-dallying derailed its plans to make a line of Paris-branded underwear, a federal judge ruled Friday.

Prato, Italy-based Le Bonitas SPA claims that Hilton, operating through her company Paris Hilton Entertainment Inc., stopped it from proceeding with a worldwide launch of Paris-branded underwear by ignoring prospective lingerie designs that required her approval.

U.S. District Judge Alvin K. Hellerstein issued a short order Friday denying Hilton's motion for summary...
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