Would it surprise you to learn that multi-million dollar legal battles have been fought over shoes? In the latest installment of this popular series, Peter Afrasiabi provides expert analysis of the “shoe wars,” including how courts apply the law of trademark, patent and trade dress to footwear designs in cases involving famous brands such as Adidas, Sketchers, Christian Louboutin, Yves Saint Laurent, Nike, Steve Madden, Converse and Crocs.
Peter Afrasiabi, Partner, One LLP, Newport Beach, CA
Peter is a founding partner at One, LLP, and focuses his practice on copyright, patent, trademark and entertainment litigation. In addition, he is a professor and the Director of the Appellate Clinic at University of California, Irvine School of Law. Peter graduated from University of California, Los Angeles and University of Southern California Gould School of Law.