_ EXCLUSIVE And you thought the swimming trunks were pricey. Vilebrequin the French luxury swimwear label whose latest designs include hand-embroidered mens shorts that retail for $590 is close to being acquired by New York-based G-III Apparel, The Post has learned. G-III is looking to take the plunge with an offer north of $150 million more than 13 times Vilebrequins Ebitda, or earnings before interest, taxation, depreciation and amortization, said a source briefed on the talks. The lofty price tag signals optimism for luxury sales worldwide despite the economys iffy prospects overall, as the ranks of super-rich continue to
The estate of legendary actor and cultural icon Humphrey Bogart filed suit against Burberry to address the retailer's unauthorized, commercial use of Humphrey Bogart's publicity rights in an international advertising campaign. Using social media platforms, including Twitter and Facebook, Burberry advertised globally that Humphrey Bogart wore a Burberry trench coat in the final scene of Casablanca. The Bogart Estate, however, never gave permission for the use of Humphrey Bogart's image in this advertising campaign.
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