Intellectual Property


Did FLOTUS Help Jason Wu With Trademark Dispute?

The President and Michelle Obama, wearing a Jason Wu gown, at an inauguration ball on Monday night.

Taipei, Taiwan—First lady Michelle Obama's selection of a second Jason Wu-designed gown for this week's inauguration balls may … [Read more...]

Industry Associations Back Bill to Protect Fashion Design

CFDA/AAFA

New York--Amended legislation that will provide three years of copyright protection to "unique and original" fashion designs has … [Read more...]

Mexican ‘House of Louis Vuitton’

Mexican "House of Louis Vuitton"

Mexicali, Mexico--Who said conspicuous logos were over?While this hand-monogrammed home might not have the official approval … [Read more...]

Business Leaders Welcome Anti-Piracy Strategy

Vice President Joe Biden with Victoria Espinel, the Obama Administration's IP czar, at the announcement of a new government strategy to combat counterfeiting.

Washington--Retail associations and other business leaders have welcomed the U.S. government’s first-ever strategy announced this … [Read more...]

Facts About Fashion Fakes

Counterfeit Bags

Arlington, VA--To mark the 10th anniversary of World Intellectual Property Day this week, the American Apparel & Footwear … [Read more...]