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Former Hermès Employees Get Prison Time for Counterfeiting 

The toughest sentence was three years of prison and a 200,000 euro fine.

clock September 24, 2020Mimosa Spencer

LVMH chief Bernard Arnault and Tiffany chairman Roger Farah find their companies in court and not at the alter.

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Tiffany vs. LVMH — War Waged With Zingers

Top executives from both sides have taken a sharp rhetorical edge, pointing to what should be a heated first court hearing in Delaware on Monday.

clock September 21, 2020Evan Clark

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Jilted Tiffany & Co. Fires Back at LVMH

Chairman Roger Farah said the luxury giant’s “shifting explanations” for pulling out of the $16.2 billion deal “indicate bad faith.”

clock September 16, 2020Evan Clark

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Lush Files Suit Against Longtime Canadian Licensee in Vancouver

The British bath and body company known for its handmade products said a long-standing licensee is obstructing business in Canada, and the U.S.

clock September 10, 2020Samantha Conti

Amazon operates its Prime delivery services out of a number of Whole Foods' locations.

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Amazon Demands to Be Let Out of Worker Suit Over BLM Masks

Workers are claiming retaliation for wearing face masks in support of Black Lives Matter, while other social statements have been allowed.

clock September 10, 2020Kali Hays

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J.C. Penney Reaches Tentative $1.75B Deal With Mall Cos., Lenders

The retailer told a Texas bankruptcy court Wednesday that it agreed to a tentative deal toward a sale that would keep its doors open.

clock September 9, 2020Sindhu Sundar

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Saks, Bal Harbour Shops Closer to Court Battle

The landlord and tenant have been unable to settle on lease payments during the pandemic.

clock September 4, 2020David Moin

Neiman Marcus in The Shops at Hudson Yards is close to declaring bankruptcy due to the effects of the COVID-19 pandemic forcing closures across America, New York, NY May 1, 2020. (Anthony Behar/Sipa USA)(Sipa via AP Images)

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Neiman Marcus Set to Exit Bankruptcy

The retailer received a bankruptcy court’s approval for a reorganization that will keep its doors open and hand over control to lenders.

clock September 4, 2020Sindhu Sundar

Neiman Marcus in The Shops at Hudson Yards is close to declaring bankruptcy due to the effects of the COVID-19 pandemic forcing closures across America, New York, NY May 1, 2020. (Anthony Behar/Sipa USA)(Sipa via AP Images)

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Marble Ridge Founder Arrested as Neiman’s Heads for Confirmation

Marble Ridge founder Daniel Kamensky was arrested Thursday over his conduct in the Neiman’s bankruptcy, prosecutors in New York said.

clock September 3, 2020Sindhu Sundar

The counterfeits of luxury bags are to be smashed on the World Consumer Rights Day.

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Louis Vuitton Uncovers a Mole and ‘High-tech’ Counterfeits in China

These fake bags are no usual counterfeit. They come with NFC sensor chips, a feature even the real ones don’t have yet.

clock September 2, 2020Tianwei Zhang

August 08, 2020: An overall view of a Mid-Town street corner with a person holding a store closing sign as business struggle to stay in business in Manhattan, New York. Mandatory credit: Kostas Lymperopoulos/CSM (Credit Image: © Kostas Lymperopoulos/CSM via ZUMA Wire) (Cal Sport Media via AP Images)

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Retail Workers Face Rough Road in Corporate Bankruptcies

Store employees face a disproportionate burden of job insecurity and loss of vital benefits, and tend to lack a strong voice in the process.

clock September 2, 2020Sindhu Sundar

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Exiting Bankruptcy

Some major retailers who filed for Chapter 11 during the pandemic are moving onward after a trip in court during an extraordinary time.

clock August 31, 2020Sindhu Sundar

Neiman Marcus in The Shops at Hudson Yards is close to declaring bankruptcy due to the effects of the COVID-19 pandemic forcing closures across America, New York, NY May 1, 2020. (Anthony Behar/Sipa USA)(Sipa via AP Images)

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Neiman’s Targets Marble Ridge Over Conduct During Reorganization

In a new complaint, the bankrupt retailer echoed allegations against the hedge fund that surfaced in a report by the U.S. trustee in the case.

clock August 27, 2020Sindhu Sundar

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Mossimo Giannulli, Lori Loughlin Sentenced to Jail Time in College Admissions Scandal

Fashion Designer Mossimo Giannulli received five months jail time, while “Full House” actress Lori Loughlin received two months.

clock August 21, 2020Kellie Ell

Neiman Marcus in The Shops at Hudson Yards is close to declaring bankruptcy due to the effects of the COVID-19 pandemic forcing closures across America, New York, NY May 1, 2020. (Anthony Behar/Sipa USA)(Sipa via AP Images)

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Trustee Sounds Alarm Over Marble Ridge Conduct In Neiman’s Bankruptcy

The hedge fund, a loud critic of the Mytheresa transfer, interfered in the reorganization process, the U.S. trustee in the case said.

clock August 20, 2020Sindhu Sundar

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