According to the website TMZ claims the former band members in Nirvana that motegiganten has swiped both design and grungebetegnelse from them and has now gone to the case.
Among the garments in the new collection is a black t-shirt with a yellow smiley face on, almost identical to Nirvana's iconic merkevarelogo from 1992, with wavy mouth and the tongue hanging out of the corner of your mouth to the left. the
Only difference is that the two crosses that mark the eyes of the Nirvana logo face is replaced with an "M" and a "J" on Marc Jacobs' designs. Nirvana-the members own the rights to the logo.
In the documents, it is disclosed further that since Nirvana was to create the whole phenomenon of "grunge", they believe that Marc Jacobs also can thank the band for the name they have given the collection its.
Marc Jacobs has not responded to inquiries about the to get a comment to the case.
Nirvana was formed in 1987, but disbanded in 1994 after lead singer Kurt Cobains death. The most known of the other members are drummer Dave Grohl, who has had great success with his band Foo Fighters, and bassist Christ Novoselic.
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