Wednesday, 3 September 2008
If you were out of contact with the internet the past 3 months the news might have escaped you that eBay lost against LMVH in court back in July. The feud was over eBay not being apprehensive enough in preventing sellers from listing bogus LV bags. As expected an “I’m sorry”-card paired with a 400g pack of Toblerone and a teddy bear wasn’t enough for an apology as Paris court ruled that eBay hand over 40 million Euros to LMVH. But was it really about money? Let’s investigate!