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Mar
22
2017

Let’s be Frank

Let's be frank

Zara has struck again. It is once again under over copyright infringement. The Spanish clothing chain has put a sweater on the shelves, that looks very much like a design by Belgian designer Cathy Franken. Many of the big fashion houses have seen similar versions of their designs pop up on the shelves of Zara. […]

Jul
25
2016

Que sera Zara

Zara_fi

Clothing chain Zara is being accused of stealing designs. LA illustrator, Tuesday Bassen, claims the fashion retailer has used several of her designs without permission. When Bassen discovered that Zara’s design showed a remarkable resemblance with her own, older, designs, she sent an angry letter. But instead of an apology Zara replied Bassed “did not have a […]

May
11
2015

Zapa or Zara

Zara-Zapa trademark infringement

MarkMatters.com is in France right now: wandering the streets looking for trademark infringements. And what caught our eye: Zapa! We stumbled upon a clothing store named Zapa. Not Zara, but Zapa. We noticed it earlier in 2013, but it remains remarkable. The whole look and feel of the store and the stylish name reminds us […]