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Jan/11

UGGLEBO Clogs v UGGS


UGGLEBO Clogs sues owner of UGG trademark in U.S> in District Court in Minnesota. Allegations include history of the Ugg boot: “Legend is that Australian pilots wrapped their feet and legs with sheepskin to keep warm in unheated airplanes. The wraps were so ugly they were referred to as ‘uggs.’” (para 11).

Complaint Ugglebo v Ugg Minnesota

  • http://dan.tobias.name/ Anonymous

    The claims seem a bit contradictory in that they’re first arguing that “ugg” is generic, then that the other company’s use of it is infringing to their own use.