According to Remy, their XO cognac is the second-most popular cognac in the world behind Hennessy but the mogul is seeking to be No. 1 with Branson.
has seen plenty of foes over his career. His latest one may be coming for his pockets over one of his popular cognacs. According to Reuters , Remy Martin filed a lawsuit against 50s Sire Spirits on Friday (August 13), alleging 50s Branson cognac infringed upon Remys trade-dress and design-patent rights in its jewel-shaped glass cognac bottle design. Remy called Sires similarly shaped bottle a blatant attempt at a trade-off of the goodwill associated with the extra old (XO) cognac. 50 didnt hesitate to respond to the lawsuit on Instagram on Friday, writing, They are afraid of me already. Branson Cognac is the new wave. REMY is #2 Behind Henny and worried about Branson Smh im just getting started. A post shared by 50 Cent (@50cent) Remy Martin called Sires similarly shaped bottle a blatant attempt to trade off the goodwill associated with its popular extra old (XO) cognac. Remys XO is the second-best-selling XO cognac in the U.S., trailing only Hennessy. According to the complaint, their Centaure de Diamant cognac bottle design is famous, citing extensive advertising, promotion and sales over nearly four decades, connection with celebrities and its distinctive look.