Rihanna Wins UK Sales Ban, $1.5M In Topshop T-Shirt Row

Law360, New York (September 26, 2013, 4:05 PM EDT) -- Pop star Rihanna won a ruling in a U.K. court Wednesday that permanently banned retail chain Topshop from selling unauthorized T-shirts bearing her image and required the company to pay $1.5 million in legal fees, according to news reports.

Justice Colin Birss of the High Court, who ruled in July that Topshop exploited the goodwill associated with Rihanna for commercial gain, said it was "right and fair" to issue an injunction after Topshop failed to promise not to do it again, the BBC reported Thursday....
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