Christian Louboutin denied injunction in court battle over rival brands" right to use red sole

Christian Louboutin denied injunction in court battle over rival brands" right to use red sole

Christian Louboutin denied injunction in court battle over rival brands” right to use red sole

5:18 PM on 10th August 2011

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Seeing red: Yves Saint Laurent has been accused of “copying” Christian Louboutin”s signature laquered sole (right) in its 2011 cruise collection (left)

Trademark Christian Louboutin says he came up with his red sole signature nearly 20 years ago

Trademark Christian Louboutin says he came up with his red sole signature nearly 20 years ago

Kim Kardashian (left), Renee Zellweger (centre) and Miranda Kerr (right) are all fans of Christian Louboutin heels Kim Kardashian (left), Renee Zellweger (centre) and Miranda Kerr (right) are all fans of Christian Louboutin heels Kim Kardashian (left), Renee Zellweger (centre) and Miranda Kerr (right) are all fans of Christian Louboutin heels

Celebrity favourites: Kim Kardashian (left), Renee Zellweger (centre) and Miranda Kerr (right) are all fans of Christian Louboutin heels

Shared retailers: Christian Louboutin

Shared retailers: Christian Louboutin”s lawsuit claims that YSL”s sale of lookalike shoes in New York stores such as Saks Fifth Avenue was “causing confusion”