Steve Jobs (clothing company)

Steve Jobs is an Italian clothing company based in Naples, Italy and founded in 2012. It was created by Vincenzo Barbato and Giacomo Barbato, who discovered the name was never trademarked by Apple.[1] The company plans on releasing electronics in the future.[2]

Steve Jobs clothing company logo
Company logo

Legal issuesEdit

Steve Jobs was sued by Apple Inc. in 2014 over its logo. The logo is shaped like a "J" with a bite taken out and an iconic apple leaf. The European Union Intellectual Property Office ruled in favor of the Barbatos.[3][4]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "'Steve Jobs' is an Italian company—and Apple can't do anything about it". The Verge. Retrieved 2017-12-28.
  2. ^ "Steve Jobs Is Now an Italian Clothing Company". Fortune. Retrieved 2018-07-22.
  3. ^ "Bizarre European ruling allows Italian designers to use Steve Jobs brand and Apple-like logo". 9to5Mac. 2017-12-28. Retrieved 2017-12-28.
  4. ^ "Italian Clothing Company Wins the Right to Use Steve Jobs' Name". Retrieved 2017-12-28.