The legal suit charges that, like the Tubbies, the Chubbies all wear one-pieced hooded suits and the faces have an ``extraplanetary appearance.
Ragdoll alleges that even the Bubbly Chubbies packaging is a rip-off of the Teletubbies.
It claims the Bubbly Chubbies characters are "obvious, studied knock- offs'' of the Teletubbies.
Thing is, looking at the size of the chubbies
on show I can't actually see it being much of a chase, even with a headstart.
27 /PRNewswire/ -- The October 14 auction of the Fells Point-based Gentlemen's Club Chubbies carries an ironic twist: the chance to also acquire the name of Baltimore's once sole nightclub devoted to the gay community: the recently closed Club Atlantis.
Owners of Chubbies bought Atlantis a few weeks ago.
TV FAVOURITES the Teletubbies have proved triumphant in their first round against USA imposters the Bubbly Chubbies.
The Warwickshire company and its North American licensing agent Itsy Bitsy Entertainment alleged that Wal-Mart's small figurines, known as Bubbly Chubbies, were copies of the Teletubbies.
The targets of the copywright lawsuit are the suspiciously similar-sounding Bubbly Chubbies, sold by the world's largest retail store chain, Wal-Mart store, of Bentonville, Arkensaw.
The Bubbly Chubbies characters are obvious, studied knock-offs of the famous Teletubbies characters," the lawsuit claims.
14 /PRNewswire/ -- Owners of Chubbies, a gentlemen's club in Baltimore's historic Fells Point neighborhood, are bypassing traditional sales routes in favor of a live auction -- a method gaining popularity across the U.
s Joanna's 1819 Club is any indication of the interest in owning a club licensed for liquor and live, adult entertainment, the auction of Chubbies promises to generate intense bidding, according to Tranzon Executive Vice President Stephen Karbelk.
The claims against Wall-Mart Stores were settled in 1999, with Wal-Mart identifying Soma as the manufacturer, ceasing sales of the Bubbly Chubbies
and destroying its remaining inventory.
This is one of the Bubbly Chubbies at the centre of a US legal battle with tots' favourites the Teletubbies.
The Chubbies lack the Tubbies' antennae, but wear headphones.