• Nike requests counterfeiting claims be added to StockX lawsuit while Hermès NFT case moves forward

    12 days ago - By Fashion United

    Image: MetaBirkins on Twitter
    Nike asked a federal judge of the US District Court for the Southern District of New York on Tuesday to add counterfeiting and false advertising claims to an existing trademark infringement lawsuit against the online secondary sneaker marketplace, StockX. According to reporting from Bloomberg, Nike legal representatives purchased four counterfeit pairs from the platform over a two-month period of time, all with receipts stating the items were one hundred percent authentic.
    Nike filed a lawsuit against StockX back in February over its “Vault NFTs” offering...
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  • Nike Blasts StockX for Selling Counterfeit Shoes

    Nike Blasts StockX for Selling Counterfeit Shoes

    12 days ago - By Hypebeast

    The Nike Inc. and StockX legal battle appears to be heating up after the giant sportswear company claims that the online sneaker marketplace has been selling counterfeit shoes. Nike recently took matters to court calling out the marketplace for falsely advertising its promise to properly authenticate footwear. Recently, Nike shared that it purchased four pairs of fake sneakers from StockX, despite the fact that the company says they have authenticated all footwear. Earlier this week, Nike amended its court filing to state, "Those four pairs of counterfeit shoes were all purchased within a...
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