over bag used in Hangover Part II
Zach Galifianakis, left, as Alan, carrying the bag in question, with Bradley Cooper, Justin Bartha and Ed Helms in Hangover Part II. Sue Gordon WARNER BROS. PICTURES)In a scene from the film, a sequel to the 2009 hit comedy about a wacky Las Vegas bachelor party, Zach Galifianakis character, Alan, scolds Stu (Ed Helms) for throwing a Skechers Boots piece of his luggage.
that a Louis that is a Louis Vuitton, Alan says.
Allegedly it wasn The bag was a knock off, according to the suit filed in a New York federal court Thursday, and now Louis Vuitton is suing Warner Bros. for trademark dilution, false designation of origin and unfair competition. The company claims the public will confuse the fake bag for the real thing, thus harming the brand.
Lo Skechers Boots uis Vuitton asked Warner Bros. to remove the scene from the DVD months before it was released, to no avai Skechers Boots l, according to the suit (posted by Paid Content). The company wants the studio to destroy any materials that include the scene, and is asking for a share of the profits and damages.
The studio was also sued by the tattoo artist who created Mike Tyson tribal face piece after a si Skechers Boots milar design was used in Hangover Part II. That suit was settled amicably under undisclosed terms this summer.