Facing Fast Fashion in the Digital Age; Retail Businesses Turn to Chapter 11 Bankruptcy

Due to the growth of fast fashion, many retail businesses like apparel giant Nasty Gal have suffered significantly and resorted to filing bankruptcy protection...

ANTM Season 4’s Naima Mora Slaps Alberta Ferretti with Lawsuit After Manager Slaps Her...

Naima Mora, America’s Next Top Model, Cycle 4 winner is making it clear that slapping her behind will not be tolerated.  The 33-year-old says...

Trademark Enforcement Gone Wrong: Immortal Technique Arrested For Robbing T-Shirt Vendors

In what sounds like a case of trademark enforcement gone wrong, KABC in Santa Ana, California reports that, rapper, Immortal Technique was arrested for...

French Law; Skinny Models Are Officially Banned

On a mission to fight eating disorders and unhealthy body image, earlier this month, France adopted a law that bans extremely thin models. The...

Black Mirror: Fashion Killa? Can Modeling Agencies Discriminate?

Black models have long lamented the apparent lack of diversity in print and on the runway. In collaboration with photographer Raffael Dickreuter, model Deddeh...

Dapper Dan and GucciGhost’s Rise From Fashion Wars to Fashion Rewards; Stories About Trademarks,...

The respective stories of innovative designers Dapper Dan and GucciGhost are two case studies in how luxury fashion brands have used the law to...

Forever 21 Fights Back Against Puma’s Rihanna Design Claims

Forever 21 is fighting back against a lawsuit filed by Puma for copyright infringement. The athletic brand claims that the fast-fashion retailer blatantly ripped off...

Gucci Hits Another Snag: Two Designers Claim Gucci Copied Their Logo

Gucci hit yet another snag following ts 2018 cruise collection show earlier this month. The brand is once again forced to respond to allegations...

Jimmy Choo on Deck; Does the World Need Another Massive Luxury Brand Conglomerate?

Jimmy Choo may be the next acquired brand, but is this a smart business move?  European fashion houses have long dominated the global luxury...

Kanye West’s Collaborator And Stylist Ian Connor Accused Of Rape

Celebrity stylist and taste maker Ian Connor has been #accused of rape by Malika Anderson a Emory College student on Friday March 8, 2016. Ian...