Louis Vuitton sues Britney for damaging its image

November 20th, 2007 - 3:44 pm ICT by admin  

Washington, Nov 20 (ANI): Britney Spears will not be able to use Louis Vuittons logo is the fashion giant can help it.

The French luxury company sued the singer for damaging its image after they found out the Hummer she drives in a video for her 2005 song Do Something has a counterfeit Vuitton cherry blossom monogrammed on the dashboard.

According to Womens Wear Daily, Louis Vuitton has now won a court injunction in Paris to keep the video from airing on on European TV stations, reports usmagazine.com.

The court has also ordered the videos producer to shelve out 117,600 dollars to the company for damaging its image, and 1,470 dollars per day until the video is removed from the Internet.

Named in the suit are Spears record label, Jive, its parent company Zomba Label Group and Sony BMG and MTV Online, where the video has appeared. (ANI)

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