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Louboutin wins U.S. court bid to protect red soles

NEW YORK – The bright red soles on French footwear designer Christian Louboutin's high-heeled shoes are so distinctive they deserve trademark protection, a U.S. appeals court has ruled.

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Both Sides Claim Victory In YSL v. Louboutin Shoe Case

In the fashion equivalent of the Apple v. Samsung spat over smart phones, a U.S. Court of Appeals has ruled that Yves Saint Laurent may continue selling shoes with red soles as long as the whole shoe is red.

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Judge steps on Louboutin bid to protect red soles

NEW YORK – A U.S. judge on Wednesday denied a request by French footwear designer Christian Louboutin to stop Yves Saint Laurent from producing high-heeled shoes with red soles. (6 hours ago)

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On the Runway Blog: Red Faces at Louboutin?

A court ruling today refused to grant a preliminary injunction requested by Christian Louboutin against Yves Saint Laurent alleging trademark infringement on shoes that featured red soles suspiciously similar to those of Louboutin’s. (18 mins ago)

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Red alert for shoe copycat

IT’S a battle for a woman’s sole. Designer to the stars Christian Louboutin says heels with red soles are his invention – and he is taking on the fashion house Yves Saint Laurent to court to prove it. (5 hours ago)

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