Airbnb attracts the wrath of French designer over adorning concepts
If you lease out your own home via Airbnb, theft might be considered one of a host’s largest considerations. What if a visitor does not steal something tangible, however copies your complete house decor? That is what Zoé de las Instances claims occurred to her. She’s a French inside designer who hosted Airbnb founder Brian Chesky 4 years in the past and now has filed a lawsuit towards (a really equally adorned) Airbnb head workplace. It is a state of affairs that could possibly be laughed off as an entire coincidence, nevertheless the workplace appears to have replicas of very private souvenirs and even pictures of Instances’ grandmother up on its partitions. She’s upset as a result of the corporate by no means requested her permission to duplicate what is actually a physique of her work. And, in fact, didn’t give her credit score for the inside. We have reached out to Airbnb, however so for the corporate is not commenting on the claims.
On the left is a picture of Instances’ condo wallpaper and on the suitable is wallpaper within the Airbnb head workplace.
[Image credit: Airbnb/Zoé de las Cases]