"We filed this lawsuit to enforce our trademark rights and to ensure that our valuable copyrights are protected," said Hutton Wilkinson, creative director and president of Tony Duquette, Inc.
About Hutton Wilkinson
Hutton Wilkinson is a prominent designer and author and is the creative director and president of Tony Duquette, Inc. He designs fine jewelry as well as a collection of home furnishings for Kohler/Baker furniture, textiles for Jim Thompson Thai Silk, a carpet collection with Patterson Flynn Martin, a license for tableware and decorative accessories with Mottahedeh & Company, and other licenses. Wilkinson also sells lines of furniture bedding and jewelry on Home Shopping Network. Two bestselling books on Tony Duquette entitled "Tony Duquette" and "More Is More" published by Abrams Books, a book on jewelry also by Abrams entitled "Hutton Wilkinson Jewelry", and a two-volume novel co-written with Flynn Kuhnert entitled "The Walk To Elsie's."
About Tony Duquette, Inc.
Tony Duquette was an internationally renowned designer, artist, and arbiter of style whose work included designs for clients such as the Duke and Duchess of Windsor, Mary Pickford, Doris Duke, J. Paul Getty, and Elizabeth Arden. He won a Tony Award for costume design for the original Broadway production of ''Camelot'' and was the first American to be given a one-man show at the Louvre in Paris. The company Tony Duquette, Inc. under the direction of Hutton Wilkinson has continued to create, license, distribute, and sell archival and new products around the world to purveyors of luxury, fashion, and home furnishings. Tony Duquette fine jewelry is sold by Kentshire at Bergdorf Goodman.
Wilkinson and Tony Duquette are represented in this action by the Law Offices of Charles Tolbert in New Jersey.
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SOURCE Tony Duquette, Inc.