Hailey Bieber is legally cleared to launch Rhode — her new skincare line — after a decide shot down a NY firm’s declare she’s stealing its trademark, and he or she’s losing no time in utilizing it.
TMZ broke the story … a clothes firm referred to as Rhode NYC filed a trademark infringement lawsuit towards Hailey in an try to dam her new biz enterprise. Hailey, whose center title is Rhode, argued her firm is strictly coping with skincare … and never clothes, so there could be no confusion for the general public.
Well on Friday afternoon, a federal decide sided with Hailey … denying Rhode NYC’s movement for a preliminary injunction.
Shortly after the emergency listening to, Hailey launched a behind-the-scenes documentary referred to as, “The Making of Rhode” on her YouTube channel.
Her attorneys submitted the documentary to the court docket — after the clothes co. filed a criticism with the court docket over its launch — however the decide noticed no motive to close down the movie’s debut.
This is a large victory for Hailey — Rhode NYC misplaced its battle to right away shut down her firm. While the clothes co. can nonetheless make arguments that she’s inflicting market confusion … it is gonna be an uphill battle, now that Hailey’s biz is up and operating.