What will people do for a signed shoe by Christian ... when I travel.” Louboutin, a native of Paris, gestured expansively as he discussed his shoes, including the spiked, red-patent pump that was just named the sexiest shoe of 2012 by Footwear News.
Despite an ongoing lawsuit, Christian Louboutin is having a great year. New mom Jessica Simpson has given him shout outs, he's creating a real life Cinderella glass shoe and most recently, London's Design Museum has dedicated a whole exhibit to his.
After digging their heels into a legal battle, two high-end French shoe designers can now lay claim to iconic red-soled shoes. A federal appeals court has ruled that shoe designer Christian Louboutin can enforce a U.S. trademark of the red-lacquered sole.
These (Red) Soles Are Meant for Litigating It may have appeared as though the battle over the bottom of Christian Louboutin’s shoes was over in 2012 when a New York federal court held that the Paris-based footwear brand could rightfully claim protection.
In a legal battle over red soles, luxe shoe brand Christian Louboutin won a limited victory over design house Yves Saint Laurent when an appeals court granted trademark protection for some of its footwear with lacquered red bottoms. The U.S. 2nd Circuit.
This morning, the Court of Justice of the European Union (CJEU) is hearing arguments over whether Christian Louboutin should be able to trademark ... November 14. In 2012, Dutch shoe shop Van Haren launched the sale of its “Fifth Avenue by Halle Berry.
Christian Louboutin ... brand of women's and men's shoes and accessories. The red soles became a signature, and then a trademark, which Louboutin has fought hard in court to protect. His move into beauty began in 2012, when he signed a deal with New.
Actress Blake Lively may be the world’s luckiest shoe lover. Famed red-sole designer Christian Louboutin has given the “Gossip Girl ... the 24-year-old star told People magazine at Godiva's 2012 Valentine's Day event on Thursday in New York City.
Never get between a woman and her designer shoes. That is the lesson learned the hard way by San Francisco restaurant manager Matt Meidinger, who alleges he was struck in the head with Christian Louboutin shoes by a blond woman who fled the scene in a cab.
Key companies profiled in this report are Salvatore Ferragamo, Lucky Lou, Ryalex, Leslie, Eleven East, Jimmy Choo, Manolo Blahnik, Christian Louboutin ... Global High Heeled Shoes Capacity, Production, Revenue (Value) by Region (2012-2017) 4 Global.