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Peter Nygard’s Lawyers Trying to Appeal Bail Decision, Judge Considers Livestreaming Upcoming Extradition Hearing

The case has attracted international media attention, since Nygard was arrested in December.

Claudio Del Vecchio Sued Over Brooks Brothers Bankruptcy

The former Brooks Brothers chair is facing a suit by investors claiming the retailer's Chap. 11 ended up…

Anticipating the Next Wave Of Retail Bankruptcies

Amid the current lull in restructurings, lenders watch for warning signs after stimulus funds dry up and the…

Retail Trade Group Targets Counterfeit Marketing on Social Media

Influencer accounts peddling fake designer goods are taking hold on social platforms, according to an AAFA…

Under Armour’s SEC Resolution Shines Light on Financial Disclosures

The sportswear brand's $9 million civil settlement with the SEC highlights some of the reporting disclosure…

Under Armour to Settle SEC Inquiry for $9 Million

The sportswear brand agreed to the civil penalty to resolve financial regulators' accounting inquiry into how…

Gucci, Facebook File Joint Lawsuit in Counterfeit Fight

Facebook and Gucci have teamed to jointly file a lawsuit in the United States District Court, Northern…

Detroit Vs. Everybody’s Infringement Tangle With T-shirt Co.

The streetwear brand's lawsuit against T-shirt company Gotham City Online marks an ongoing intellectual…

Former Alden Shoe CFO Pleading Guilty to $30M Embezzlement Scheme

Richard Hajjar agreed to plead guilty to wire fraud, unlawful monetary transactions and filing a false tax…

Retail’s ‘Chapter 22’ Risks During the Pandemic

The risks of filing for bankruptcy a second time, unofficially dubbed "Chapter 22," can complicate…

Former Nike Executive Pleads Guilty in Criminal Case

The former marketing manager was terminated by the sneaker giant in 2018.

Wrangle Over Tailored Brands’ Financing Shows Retail’s Ongoing Struggle

The company's need for $75 million financing after its Ch. 11 exit sparked a dispute and showed continuing…

Outside View: In Race for Resale Dominance, Who Will Win Authentification?

Right now, each platform has its own authentication policy — but as investors line up behind star performers…

Biden’s Likely FTC Nom Shows Continued Antitrust Focus

President Joe Biden is reportedly eyeing Lina Khan for the Federal Trade Commission, an agency expected to…

Nordstrom Sues Insurer for $25M to Cover Damages From Summer Protests

Nordstrom claims its insurer is making "a transparent effort" to avoid damage costs sustained amid mostly…