Selected Bottega Veneta design patents
I'm pleased to break the silence at long last, but sorry, this isn't a news or commentary post -- at least, not directly. You can always get your fill of fashion-law news and analysis at the LAW OF FASHION LinkedIn group and the super-informative blog for The Center for the Study of Fashion, Law, and Society®. This post, however, is actually a source cited in my forthcoming piece for the Harvard Journal of Law & Technology Digest, entitled "The TTAB's Dangerous Dismissal of 'Doubt.'" (Hint: The essay has to do with this disaster.)
That piece will follow on the heels of my article for Vestoj: The Journal of Sartorial Matters, which has just published its latest volume that includes "Fashion, Sexism, and the United States Federal Judiciary." With a volume title as provocative as "ON FASHION AND POWER" -- remarkably similar to the title of a course I'm now teaching at NYU Steinhardt -- you're definitely going to want to order this issue of Vestoj to see what my fellow contributors have in store for you...
Now, here's the stuff I'll actually be citing in my HJOLT piece: