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The Supreme Court building is seen in Washington. The Supreme Court, rejected an emergency appeal to stop Texas from enforcing its challenged voter ID law. But the court said it could revisit the issue as the November elections approachSupreme Court Voter ID Texas, Washington, USA

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Supreme Court Opens Door to E-commerce Sales Tax

The court overturned its 1992 ruling that forced e-commerce firms to collect sales tax only in states where they had a physical presence.

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The Supreme Court is seen from outside in Washington, DC, USA, 18 June 2018. The Supreme Court on Monday sidestepped two major cases concerning partisan gerrymandering, allowing controversial district maps to stand and be used in this fall's midterm elections.Supreme Court, Washington, USA - 18 Jun 2018

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Supreme Court Kills ‘Quill,’ Opens State Tax Floodgate on E-commerce

The high court overturned a 1992 ruling that forced e-commerce companies to collect sales tax only in states where they had a physical presence.

clock June 21, 2018Evan Clark

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Tapestry Sues Exec Who Claimed Sexual Harassment, Citing Contract Breach

Thomas Gibb filed a lawsuit against Tapestry late last month. On Monday, the company terminated him and filed its own lawsuit citing breach of contract.

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L’Oréal Plans to Appeal High Court Ruling in Olaplex Case 

A British court has ruled in favor of Olaplex in an ongoing dispute over hair protectant.

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Haeres Equita Continues to Manage Borsalino

An agreement between the private equity and the administrators named by Alessandria’s court will guarantee continuity to the brand.

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Stuart Weitzman Exec Files Sexual Harassment Lawsuit Against Tapestry, Giovanni Morelli

The lawsuit alleges sexual harassment by Stuart Weitzman’s former creative director.

clock May 29, 2018Vicki M. Young

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Cult Gaia Seeks $15 Million for Steve Madden’s ‘Blatant’ Copying

The trendy brand isn’t backing down from a fight over its popular bamboo bag.

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Meredith, Daily Mail, ABC Sued Over Meghan Markle High School Photos

The photographer behind the shots claims his copyright has been usurped.

clock May 14, 2018Kali Hays

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Jay Z’s Lawyers: SEC Request Without Limit Is ‘Overreaching’

Nine subpoenas resulted in nearly 11,000 pages of documentation connected to the Iconix-Rocawear deal.

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A shopper loads her car after shopping at a Walmart in PittsburghWalmart, Pittsburgh, USA - 22 Feb 2018

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Walmart Avoids $32 Million Trademark Ruling, for Now

An appeals court isn’t convinced that the retail giant used a smaller retailer’s trademark to confuse shoppers.

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A shopper loads her car after shopping at a Walmart in PittsburghWalmart, Pittsburgh, USA - 22 Feb 2018

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Major Retailers Refute ‘Extortion Scheme’ Lawsuit by Accused Shoplifters

Accused shoplifters are allegedly being threatened with criminal action if they don’t submit to a costly “restorative justice” program.

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Seven For All Mankind Sues Amazon Over Ella Moon Private Label

The denim company is looking to protect its Ella Moss label from what it sees as an Amazon imitation.

clock April 19, 2018Kali Hays

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Gucci, Guess End IP Litigations

The two companies have reached an agreement after nine years of court battles.

clock April 18, 2018Luisa Zargani

Marty JackleySupreme Court hears arguments in e-commerce case, Washington, USA - 17 Apr 2018Marty Jackley, Attorney General of South Dakota, speaks to the media after arguing a closely watched e-commerce case before the Supreme Court in Washington DC, USA, 17 April 2018. The case involves whether states can collect sales tax from retailers who have no physical presence in their state.

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Online Tax Issue May Be Too Big for Supreme Court

The justices seemed eager to have Congress deal with the issue of online retailers paying state taxes, but also showed concern for small businesses.

clock April 17, 2018Kali Hays

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Patagonia Wants Copycat Bumper Stickers Off the Road

The outdoorsy brand is suing a Wyoming company over stickers its says look similar to Patagonia’s long-used logo.

clock April 6, 2018Kali Hays

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