Dan Aykroyd Breaks Down Booze Bottle Angles In IP Trial

Law360, Los Angeles (March 23, 2017, 10:03 PM EDT) -- Comedy legend Dan Aykroyd on Thursday told a California federal jury that a tequila company had ripped off his Crystal Head Vodka brand’s unique skull-shaped bottle, pulling out a ruler to dissect what he said are obvious similarities between the two bottles.

In the afternoon of the fourth day of the trial in downtown Los Angeles, Globefill Inc., maker of Crystal Head Vodka, called to the stand its co-founder, former SNL cast member and ”Ghostbusters” star Aykroyd. Under examination by his attorney David Berg of Berg & Androphy, Aykroyd described in detail the origins of his vodka brand and its unique...

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