Could Christian Louboutin’s Red Sole Trademark Be Invalid?

The Frenchman’s attempt to prevent Dutch high-street chain Van Haren from selling iterations of his red soles went awry, however, when Maciej Szpunar, an advocate general at the European Court of Justice, advised The Netherlands court that Louboutin’s trademark protection rulings on the shade of red, which date from 2010 and 2013, might be invalid.…

Christian Louboutin Loses a Round in the Legal Battle Over Red Soles

The European Court of Justice’s verdict might mean that the shoe brand might not be able to stop its competitors from offering shoes with red soles. Christian Louboutin signs shoes | Source: Isa Foltin/Getty Images BRUSSELS, Belgium — Christian Louboutin‘s bid for exclusive rights to put red soles on high-heeled shoes ran into trouble on Tuesday…

Christian Louboutin Men’s Spring 2018 Presentation

Look out for the next tough-looking bikers you see: They may just be wearing Christian Louboutin’s red-soles shoes. The luxury brand hosted its spring ’17 show in Milan in a private bikers’ club, where much the new collection drew influences from the craft of bike repairing. Think heavy metal studding and burnished leathers. Dressy styles were…

EXCLUSIVE: Louboutin Wants The World To See His New Collaboration

E’s celebrating 25 years of his eponymous label this year and far from scaling things back, Christian Louboutin is raring to go. Case in point: the forthcoming launch of his latest project, a collaboration with Indian haute couture designer – and Bollywood favourite – Sabyasachi Mukherjee. The exclusive collection sees 15 women’s styles and four menswear styles…