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Philip Green threatens ASOS with legal action over Topshop branding

Arcadia tycoon Philip Green has rounded on online fashion rival ASOS over its use of Topshop branding on its website, warning that he will sue the company if it does not stop taking "unfair advantage of our trademark".

The Daily Telegraph reported that Green sent a legal letter to ASOS warning it that unless it took the Topshop brand down from its website he would sue.

Green was angered over ASOS enabling customers to sell second-hand clothes from any retailer on its website, including Arcadia’s flagship brand Topshop.

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(Source: Retail Week)