July 21, 2011 04:24 AM by Lisa Princ
Keeping Up With The Kardashians star, Kim Kardashian recently announced her wedding date, so we would think the curvy star is busy with all the arrangements, but she is also busy with her lawyers. That’s right, Kim Kardashian just slapped Old Navy with a lawsuit, but what happened? We have the scoop, so read on…
Kim Kardashian should be completely overwhelmed with wedding details right now, as the star just announced her August 20th wedding date to fiance, Kris Humphries. Kim Kardashian, however is also dealing with a lawsuit as she is suing Old Navy and their parent company, Gap. What did the store do to offend the star? According to Kim, the company used her “name, likeness, identity and persona” without her authorization in their super C-U-T-E ad campaign that ran back in February.
Kim Kardashian is claiming that the company hired Melissa Molinaro, who coincidentally looks just like Kim, to make the public believe that Kim was actually respresenting their line. Even stranger is that Melissa Molinaro has been romantically linked to Kim Kardashian’s ex, Reggie Bush. Melissa Molinaro, who has refused to speak with reporters about this, did post to her Twitter page saying: “We’re still talking about this?! Its JULY this aired in February … some people have too much time on there hands.”
As for Kim Kardashian, she is looking to get around the $15-$20 million dollar range out of the suit in compensatory and punitive damages. What do you think – does Kim Kardashian have a case? Or should the star just let it go and focus on her upcoming wedding? Comment and share your thoughts with us!
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