#NYFW and Law

Luxury labels, and their famous logos, are being co-opted by streetwear makers in a blossoming marriage of high and low, chic and street. The trend is indicative of the pervasive appeal of luxury brands and the ongoing dialogue between high fashion and youth culture.

Central to the trend, however, are the legal issues of trademark protection, and what legal strategies designer brands should pursue to guard their logos while cultivating a potential constituency of style-savvy customers.

via: Designer Clever Parodies Test Legal Boundaries in Streetwear

 

Designer Clever Parodies Test Legal Boundaries in Streetwear

JD

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