Urban Outfitters Navajo No-No. - Fordham Intellectual Property, Media & Entertainment Law Journal
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Urban Outfitters Navajo No-No.

Urban Outfitters Navajo No-No.

By selling clothing and accessories labeled “Navajo,” Urban Outfitters may be offending more than just Native Americans— it could face trouble under the Federal Indian Arts and Crafts Act of 1990 which makes it illegal to falsely claim, or even imply, that a product is Native American-made when it is not.

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