19 June 2015
It is important to consider all possible future scenarios in settlement agreements
An invention aimed at increasing the comfort of bras by fusing the wire ends with a yarn – which when heated, bonds to the rest of the fabric – has been the cause of a legal fight between Stretchline International and Hennes & Mauritz (H&M).
Following earlier proceedings in the UK and the US, the parties settled their differences in a settlement agreement. The agreement intended to bring finality to disputes between the parties on a global basis. An important provision...