Artist Testifies Prior Witness Lied In Aykroyd Vodka Trial

Law360, Los Angeles (March 28, 2017, 10:44 PM EDT) -- Lawyers for actor Dan Aykroyd's Crystal Head Vodka dropped a bombshell just before closing arguments in their trade dress suit against a tequila rival, calling a sculptor to testify that he had been asked to base the rival's bottle on Crystal Head’s — and that the tequila company’s founder admitted to him that she lied on the stand about it last week. 

After defendant Elements Spirits Inc. rested its case at the jury trial in downtown Los Angeles, Globefill Inc., maker of Crystal Head Vodka, asked U.S. District Judge Consuelo B. Marshall for permission to call one final rebuttal witness before...

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