Will the real Fashion Santa please stand up?
A complicated legal battle is taking place over who has the legal rights to “Fashion Santa”. Model Paul Mason was Yorkdale’s 2015 “Fashion Santa”, but Yorkdale’s 2016 model is someone else – Adam Martin. Both Santas are now dueling for the rights.
John Simpson, an Intellectual Property Lawyer at Shift Law, joined the show to give us some insight on the not-so-merry situation:
Which Fashion Santa should be given the legal rights to the character?