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Spitzer Sues Simon’s Malls Over Gift Cards

Mall operator Simon Property Group was hit with a lawsuit by New York Attorney General Eliot Spitzer for…

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NEW YORK — Gianni Versace SpA’s more than eight-year battle against Alfredo Versace moved a step closer to…

Judge Holds Firm in Safeguard Case

A Court of International Trade judge denied a government motion for a stay of a preliminary injunction…

Justice Dept. to Appeal Safeguard Injunction

The Justice Department is appealing a preliminary injunction from the U.S. Court of International Trade…

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NEW YORK — L’Koral Inc. is taking the offensive against counterfeiters of its high-end Seven For All Mankind…

Wal-Mart Mounts P.R. Blitz of Critics

Wal-Mart used its formidable skills at execution Thursday to launch a major, coordinated public relations…

Adidas Files Suit Against Abercrombie

LOS ANGELES — Adidas is suing Abercrombie & Fitch to protect its trademark three-stripe design, which has…

De La Fressange Court Decision

PARIS — The house of Ines de la Fressange said an appeals court here has given it back the rights to the…

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NEW YORK — YSL Beauté has notified a Georgia federal court of its compliance with a preliminary injunction…

Beene Estate Marked for Charity

The bulk of Geoffrey Beene's estimated $208.9 million estate could end up going to the dogs, some cats and a…

Justice Dept. Brief Bid Denied

WASHINGTON — The federal judge presiding over an importer group’s lawsuit against the U.S. government ruled…

Court Lets Leslie Fay Keep Weil, Gotshal as Counsel

NEW YORK -- A bankruptcy judge ruled Thursday that The Leslie Fay Cos. can keep Weil, Gotshal & Manges as its…

Jamesway Creditors OK Revised Plan

NEW YORK -- Jamesway Corp. said Thursday its creditors have accepted its revised plan of reorganization.

The…

Dallas Market Gets Stay on Foreclosure

DALLAS -- A temporary injunction to block foreclosure proceedings against the Dallas Market Center was…

US Judge in Rochester Bars May Co. From McCurdy Deal

NEW YORK -- A federal judge has blocked acquisition by The May Department Stores Co. of four McCurdy & Co…