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Baby Awarded More Than €17,000 Damages Against Designer Label Ralph Lauren After Thighs Scarred By Pants
A 10-weeks-old child, whose thighs were allegedly scarred because of overly thick elastic in a baby pants, was today awarded more than €17,000 damages against designer label Ralph Lauren.
Barrister Fiona Crawford, counsel for five-year-old Amelia Duhy, told the Circuit Civil Court the pants had been bought by a friend in Brown Thomas’s Dublin store as a present for Amelia following her birth in April 2010.
It was while she was on holidays 10 weeks later with parents Julie and Robert Duhy, that she had been dressed in the new pink outfit, a dress and pants combination, in which she had become very agitated after several hours. Read More