February 6, 2023

Patagonia Suing GAP For Copying Signature Flap Pocket Pullover

GAP has had an fascinating yr.

Following the fallout of Ye, GAP finds itself in the course of a lawsuit. Patagonia, the out of doors luxurious clothes model, is suing GAP, alleging the model copied its signature snap-t flap pocket pullover.

In keeping with Reuters, in a grievance filed in San Fransico, California, “Patagonia said Gap is willfully and deliberately selling fleece jackets that mimic its flap pocket and rectangular “P-6″ logo without permission.”

The jacket caught prospects’ consideration, as one particular person mentioned, “Obvious Pata*gonia ripoff. I had to zoom in just to ensure that the logo was GAP.”

Patagonia additionally alleges that GAP supposed to confuse prospects with the copycat jackets saying the “adoption of designs and logos bearing even more similarity cannot have occurred by accident.”

The lawsuit requested misplaced income and unspecified damages and halted additional infringement manufacturing.

GAP has but to reply, nevertheless it’s one other factor added to the to-do checklist.

The long-lasting pullovers have been launched in 1985, and added the snap-t pocket is thought to be a staple to the model.

The tweet above reveals an in depth comparability between the 2 merchandise.