Maui Jim is not owned by Luxottica.  Also you should consider Smithoptics, Kaenon, Costadelmar, or native eyewear. All of these companies have no affiliation with Luxottica and Maui Jim is actually the only brand Luxottica sells of the ones I've listed.  Maui Jim and Kaenon are going to give you the best quality along with the best customer service departments and warranties. I have had or still currently own at least 1 pair from each brand I've listed and I love all 5...