Makeup Co. Sues Kardashians Over Cosmetics Line Name

Law360, New York (January 11, 2013, 3:27 PM EST) -- A Florida makeup artist hit the Kardashian sisters and Boldface Group Inc. with more than $10 million in trademark infringement counterclaims in California federal court Wednesday, alleging they stole the name of her cosmetics line.

Lee Tillett, who holds a trademark on the name Kroma for her line of cosmetics, said Boldface's use of the name Khroma for a line of cosmetics endorsed by the celebrity sisters Kim, Kourtney and Khloe Kardashian has caused confusion among consumers and damaged her business. Her claims come in response...
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Case Title

BOLDFACE Licensing Branding v. By Lee Tillett Inc


Case Number

2:12-cv-10269

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California Central

Nature of Suit

Trademark

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Audrey B. Collins

Date Filed

November 29, 2012

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