Months after appearing in and making the documentary “Picture Me,” which details the downsides of American modeling, Sara Ziff is on a mission to regulate the industry.
That effort involves the establishment of The Model Alliance, a professional organization for models in the U.S. that she wants to form early next year. The objective is to give models a voice in the workplace and to organize for better working conditions. Along with a consortium of advisers from Fordham University’s Fashion Law Institute, Ziff is drafting a code of conduct and industry standards.
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