Submitted by editor on Mon, 12/03/2018 - 11:34

THE FASHION LAW EXCLUSIVE - On the heels of the lawsuit it won against Chanel Jones, a Merrillville, Indiana salon owner, who was using her first name in connection with her business, it seems Chanel may have decided to take on another similarly-named individual. This time the hypothetical battle was on Instagram, though, and not in a courtroom. The account at issue: @Chanel, which did not belong the Karl Lagerfeld-helmed house, but instead, to a 20-year old girl from Vancouver, Canada named Chanel Bonin. The account, which has been up and running since 2011, and boasted nearly 40,000 followers, was shut down this past week.

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