Nicky Hilton Sues Ex-Partners For $5M Over Trademark Use

Law360, New York (May 11, 2012, 10:48 PM EDT) -- Socialite Nicky Hilton hit her former business partners with a breach of contract suit Friday alleging they owe her about $5 million after securing the trademarks covering her brand for a line of fashion-related products to launch a business that never got off the ground.

Hilton alleges Meir Asher, Eli Cohen and their company Asher Group LLC broke their contractual promises to build a fashion company with her, using the company's funds for personal expenses instead. Asher Group and Cohen are named as defendants in the...
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