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Gay marriage was legalized nationwide by the U.S Supreme Court.

Supreme Court Rules For Marriage Equality in Historic Decision

The 5-4 decision is a victory for the gay rights movement.

The exterior of an Abercrombie & Fitch.

Abercrombie & Fitch Settles U.S. Immigration Claim

The settlement with the Justice Department requires the retailer to set up a back-pay fund.

Dov Charney

Dov Charney Swings Again at American Apparel, Standard General

New dirt continues to surface in the power struggle over American Apparel.

Tamara Mellon to Jimmy Choo: Cease and Desist

Tamara Mellon is taking issue with Jimmy Choo, the footwear and accessories label that she co-founded in 1996, and which she left in 2011.

IP Hall of Fame Inducts Frederick Mostert

Frederick Mostert was inducted into the IP Hall of Fame for his anti-counterfeiting efforts.

Tamara Mellon

Tamara Mellon Sends Lawyer’s Letter to Jimmy Choo

Mellon’s lawyers have written to Jimmy Choo, claiming the firm is stopping suppliers from working with Mellon.

An American Apparel store.

American Apparel Files Anti-SLAPP Motion in Defamation Case

American Apparel is looking for a swift end to the defamation lawsuit brought against the company and board chair Colleen Brown.

Susan Scafidi, Diane von Furstenberg

Fordham Sets First Academic Degrees in Fashion Law

Council of Fashion Designers of America president Diane von Furstenberg joined Fordham provost Stephen Freedman and professor Susan Scafidi Monday morning at Fordham Law to spread the word.

Italy Shuts Down Counterfeit E-Commerce Web Sites

The Italian police are investigating 15 suspects in the course of its investigation that led to the seizure of 410 Web sites selling counterfeit products.