After all that red sole hoo-ha plus the related (and philosophically
interesting) arguments over whether it was possible to trademark a colour
(no; but it seems you can trademark a specific use of a specific colour),
Yves Saint Laurent has decided to drop their remaining court cases, and
Christan Louboutin has decided to embrace the decision. However, despite
their detente, they are still claiming victory in the case. Read more
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