Bette Davis' eyes -- and her estate's lawyers -- are focused on a designer which is accused of slapping the legend's name on a line of dresses ... according to a lawsuit filed today.
Bette's estate claims Stop Staring! Designs is using Bette's name to market and sell a line of vintage frocks known as the "Betty Davis dress" or the "BDavis dress" -- which retail for just under $200.
The lawsuit -- filed in L.A. County Superior Court -- alleges the designer is infringing on the Bette Davis estate's right of publicity.
The estate wants an order shutting down sale of the dresses ... as well as damages.
Bette Davis Estate Sues Over Bette Davis Dress
1/13/2011 10:00 PM PST BY TMZ STAFF
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