Fashion giants sue 15-year-old boy
TT/The Local · 6 Aug 2007, 07:33
Published: 06 Aug 2007 07:33 GMT+02:00
A 15-year-old boy from Gothenburg has been sued by fashion giants Gucci and Chanel for breach of copyright. Customs officers confiscated three packages containing counterfeit sunglasses that were addressed to the boy.
"It may sound strange with a 15-year-old boy, but the only alternative is to let these products come out onto the market," Chanel's legal representative Bengt Eliasson told Metro.
The boy has denied committing any crime and has said that he does not know who sent the packages.
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