Tail-Wags Helmet Covers Blog — Urban Outfitters

No Respect for Property Rights!

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As the artist and creator of my own designs, I am particularly disturbed when I hear about large companies ripping off the designs of individual artists. The recent controversy surrounding Urban Outfitters and the work of Indie artist, Stevie Koerner, is an excellent example. Stevie created some unusual and attractive jewelry with the following theme, “I ‘heart’ the US” or “I ‘heart’ Canada”. Urban Outfitters reproduced her designs without her permission and didn’t even compensate her for her creativity. The jewelry designs are just too close to be an accident. When Urban Outfitters was challenged about this issue, they claimed...

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