Hong Kong

Playboy issues writ against Hong Kong firm

PUBLISHED : Wednesday, 16 January, 2002, 12:00am
UPDATED : Wednesday, 16 January, 2002, 12:00am

The Playboy adult entertainment empire is taking legal action against a Hong Kong company over the use of its name.


Chicago-based Playboy Enterprises International Inc issued a High Court writ seeking an injunction to restrain Playboy (Hong Kong) International Ltd from using the word 'Playboy'. It also seeks unspecified damages.