According to an NBC News article entitled “Converse Sues 31 Companies Over Alleged Chuck Taylor Knockoff Sneakers”, trademark infringements have been filed against manufactures of Chuck Taylor look-a-likes. Nike, the parent company of Converse, has pointed fingers at brands such as Walmart, Kmart, and Sketchers for creating variations of the popular sneaker.
The New York Times writes about these variations in an in-depth article.
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We’ve spotted Chucks on VS models in the past, but we just wanted to highlight the Chuck Taylor shoes that you can grab on the Victoria’s Secret website. Pristine and screaming laid back style, a variety of Converse Chuck Taylor shoes are VS website and the PINK collection.
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The ABA Journal celebrates innovation within the legal profession and gave each of this year’s Legal Rebel winners a pair of custom Chucks as a wearable symbol of nonconformity.
More lawyers should wear Chucks. The Chuckverse team spotted this article through user feedback. An interesting array of Chuck wearing Laywers. Whether it brings about the symbolism of nonconformity? Let’s get the Jury on that one! In any case, we think more lawyers should wear Chucks.
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Converse has a strong connection to Target through the Converse ‘One-Star’ brand. Similar to ‘All-Stars’, the ‘One-Stars’ are made exclusively for Target. So, it would be fitting for Target to use an icon of the iconic sneaker on their mobile app.
This is part of the Chuck Spotting category on Chuckverse, if you spot Chucks on the street or in any form of media, let us know!
Comic books are fun. They’re filled with exciting, death-defying heroes who risk it all to save the innocent.
Chuck Taylor All-Stars are fun. They’re comfy, and they give us all a sense of whimsy and childhood freedom.
And now, those two fun things are combined in the DC Comics line of Converse shoes—and no, they’re not just for the kiddies.
Converse recently released a line of comic-inspired shoes that are dying to make their way to your feet. Batman and Superman make an appearance, as do other favorite comic book characters such as Batwoman and the Riddler. My favorite? The customizable version, which allows you to choose between fun Joker, Riddler, and Batman prints or all-over color—with a few comic book touches here and there.
Check out the collection for yourself over at Converse’s website, and then let us know—which DC Comics pair of Chuck Taylors is your favorite?