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Government and Trade

Trump Might Turn to Trade As the Next Big Issue

The White House is said to have prepared executive orders mandating a review of the country’s free-trade agreements.

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Government and Trade

Textile Group Backs Trump’s Trade and Tax Goals

The textile group sees President Trump’s domestically focused policy agenda as good for the industry.

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Financial

PVH Wants Retail ‘Romance’ Brought to Digital Shopping

Chief executive officer Emanuel Chirico criticized the transactional nature of online shopping but hinted at the possibility of more digital acquisitions like True & Co. in the future.

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Copyright 2016 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed without permission.Mandatory Credit: Photo by LM Otero/AP/REX/Shutterstock (5775306c)Cheerleaders circle up for a photo during the Big 12 college football media days in Dallas, Tuesday, July 19, 2016.BIG 12 College Football Media Days, Dallas, USA - 19 Jul 2016

Legal

Supreme Court Copyright Ruling Could Be a Coup for Fashion

A ruling in favor of copyright protection for design elements of cheerleading uniforms may have opened the door to more protection for the fashion industry.

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Financial

PVH Taking ‘Prudent Approach’ for 2017

Tommy Hilfiger and Calvin Klein grew sales last year despite comp weakness in North America, but PVH still posted lower profits for 2016.

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Legal

Supreme Court Rules Copyright Applies to Some Apparel Design Elements

In a long-awaited ruling, the U.S. Supreme Court said certain two-dimensional designs applied to apparel can be protected through copyright.

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Financial

Perry Ellis Returns to Profit Despite Sales Decline

The brand has been affected by lowered orders and foot traffic declines but expects things to improve over 2017.

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Legal

Adidas Continues Litigation Spree With TM Suit Against Juicy Couture

The German company is continuing its habit of going after alleged copycats whenever it finds them.

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Copyright 2016 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed without permission.Mandatory Credit: Photo by Paul Sancya/AP/REX/Shutterstock (6208735f)Detroit Pistons' Stanley Johnson's Nike shoes are shown against the San Antonio Spurs in the second half of a preseason NBA basketball game in Auburn Hills, MichSan Antonio Spurs v Detroit Pistons preseason NBA basketball game, Auburn Hills, USA - 10 Oct 2016

Financial

Nike’s Third-Quarter Revenue, Profits Soar With Global Sales

The athletic company posted revenue of $8.4 billion for the quarter and said net income rose by 20 percent.

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Financial

Gordmans’ Ex-CEO, Stage Stores Might Bid on Bankrupt Retailer’s Assets

The retailer’s former longtime chief executive officer is looking to buy, but said current bidding procedures are making him wary.

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Google

Technology

Google Going Deeper Into Retail With Shopping Extensions

With its eye on advancing its Google Home device, the search-engine-turned-tech-giant is looking to make shopping, in-store and online, easier.

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Financial

Lands’ End Sales Falling, Losses Growing but Hoping for Turnaround

The brand’s new leader is looking to “rejuvenate” business with new product assortments and a bigger focus on catalog and e-commerce.

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Legal

Adidas Sues Asics Over String of Tech Patents

Asics is allegedly using technology covered by nearly a dozen patents registered to Adidas.

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Legal

Ivanka Trump’s Brand Target of Class Action by San Francisco Retailer

The First Daughter’s intellectual property holding company is being sued for unfair competition.

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Legal

Neiman’s Agrees to Pay $1.6M to End Data Breach Lawsuit

The retailer has agreed to a deal to settle claims by shoppers who had their credit card information exposed during a 2013 customer data breach.

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Textile Group Backs Trump’s Trade and Tax Goals

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