Kylie Minogue has reportedly won the legal battle against Kylie Jenner over trademark name
The pop singer has won the legal war against the US reality star over their shared first name.
The 19-year-old sister of Kim Kardashian, has been attempting to trademark the name Kylie in the US since 2014.
But the Can’t Get You Out of My Head singer fought back with Minogue’s legal representatives citing possible confusion and “damage” to her branding.
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Kylie Jenner has been attempting to trademark the name Kylie in the US since 2014.
The pop singer has allegedly won the legal battle to stop Kylie Jenner for trademarking 'Kylie'
Court papers sent to the US Patent US Patent and Trademark Office by Minogue’s legal team stated a long list of reasons why the trademark shouldn’t be granted, according to the Mail Online.
Her representatives are said to have described Jenner as “a secondary reality television personality who appeared on the television series Keeping Up With the Kardashians as a supporting character”.
Whereas, they called Minogue a "internationally-renowned performing artist, humanitarian and breast cancer activist known to the world simply as Kylie".
The 48-year-old already owned Kylie-related trademarks such as the website www.kylie.com since 1996, a year before Jenner was born.
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She has also released fragrances, furniture and clothes with her first name on them.
The US Patent Office has sided with the pop star and it has been reported Jenner is planning on appealing to use ‘Kylie’ for her own fashion and beauty line.
The win is some much needed good news for Minogue after recently splitting from her fiancé Joshua Sasse, 29.
She had broken off her engagement to the British actor and thanked her fans for their support last week.