September 12, 2009
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New Balance is suing LVMH for trademark infringement, alleging that the luxury company copied one of its most popular shoe designs.
New Balance claims Louis Vuitton's Minstrel sneaker is a copy of its men's top-selling 574 retro-style running shoe, according to a story in The Boston Herald.
The 574, on store shelves since the mid-'90s, retails for around $75. Louis Vuitton's Minstrel,