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Models backstage.

Fashion Scoops

Karen Elson, Doutzen Kroes, Edie Campbell Among 100 Models Launching ‘Respect’ Program

Led by the Model Alliance’s founder Sara Ziff, the new “Respect” program asks brands, modeling agencies and media outlets to sign a legally binding agreement to protect models.

clock May 16, 2018Rosemary Feitelberg

Fashion Scoops

Model Alliance Founder Sara Ziff Details Initiatives to Promote Fair Treatment

The group is working to promote fair treatment, equal opportunity and more sustainable practices in the fashion industry.

clock March 26, 2018Rosemary Feitelberg

Backstage at Giorgio Armani RTW Fall 2018

Business Features

Next Steps: How to Cure Fashion’s Model Scandal

Modeling executives, photographers and stylists weigh in with ideas to improve how models navigate the industry.

clock March 26, 2018Rosemary Feitelberg and Lisa Lockwood

Model Adwoa Aboah wears a creation for the Miu Miu ready-to-wear fall/winter 2018/2019 fashion collection presented in ParisParis Fashion Miu Miu - 06 Mar 2018

Legal

Adwoa Aboah Says Earnings are Being Used as ‘Ransom’ By The Lions

The model is throwing herself into a legal fight over her leaving Lions for DNA.

clock March 23, 2018Kali Hays

Hailey Clauson Elton John AIDS Foundation Academy Awards Viewing Party, Arrivals, Los Angeles, USA - 04 Mar 2018WEARING MONIQUE LHUILLIER

Fashion Scoops

Hailey Clauson Signs With Ford Models

Clauson rejoins the agency she began her career with 10 years ago.

clock March 15, 2018Leigh Nordstrom

Fashion Scoops

Photographer Seth Sabal Continues to Deny Sexual Misconduct Claims Alleged in The Boston Globe

The semiretired photographer has not been affected financially by fallout from last week’s Boston Globe article.

clock February 22, 2018Rosemary Feitelberg

Adwoa Aboah

Legal

Adwoa Aboah Became $1 Million Model Under Lions, Agency’s Suit Claims

The Lions is not happy the increasingly popular model has taken up with rival DNA.

clock January 19, 2018Kali Hays

Hong Kong actor Eric Tsang speaks during a press conference to deny allegations of sexual harrassment.

People

Hong Kong Actor Denies Sexual Misconduct, Launches Lawsuit Against Former Ford Models APAC Head

Eric Tsang denies drugging models and raping an actress in allegations that go back to the Nineties.

clock January 17, 2018Tiffany Ap

Models backstageOpening Ceremony x Made LA show, Backstage, Los Angeles, USA - 09 Jun 2017

People

Model Alliance Founder Sara Ziff Addresses Sexual Respect in the Industry

An independent monitor could help give the fashion work force a voice and help hold top executives accountable, Ziff said.

clock December 14, 2017Rosemary Feitelberg

Michael Boyd Hager

People

Former Model Michael ‘Boyd Hager’ Alleges Mistreatment, Wants Others to Recognize Abuse

The former model alleged his job prospects may have been affected by his unwillingness to hang out with his agent.

clock December 6, 2017Rosemary Feitelberg

Elite Model Look World Final in Milan. Antonio Freitas and Valeria Chenskaya won the 34th edition of the modeling contest.

Fashion Features

Elite World Names Winners of Annual Contest

Russian model Valeria Chenskaya and Brazilian talent Antonio Freitas were the overall winners of the Elite Model Look 2017 contest.

clock November 30, 2017Sandra Salibian

NEW YORK, NY - AUGUST 07:  Model Elliott Sailors attends the Accessories Council's 21st Annual celebration of the ACE awards at Cipriani 42nd Street  on August 7, 2017 in New York City.  (Photo by Jamie McCarthy/Getty Images for ACE Awards)

People

Elliott Sailors Talks Leadership at LIM College, Describes Mistreatment of Models

In her modeling career, Elliott Sailors has dealt with more than 40 unwanted advances, body weight criticism and ageism on the job.

clock November 10, 2017Rosemary Feitelberg

Naomi CampbellAnniversary Soiree, 70th Cannes Film Festival, France - 23 May 2017WEARING VERSACE

People

Exclusive: Naomi Campbell Signs With DNA Model Management

After a career at New York Models, Campbell has decided to switch to DNA to further her role as a cultural innovator.

clock November 10, 2017Leigh Nordstrom

Vlada Dzyuba

Human Resources

Chinese Modeling Agency Denies Overwork Led to 14-Year-Old’s Death

Vlada Dzyuba, from Russia, had been working in the country represented by Esee Modeling Management for two months.

clock October 30, 2017Nyima Pratten

Models backstage.

Fashion Scoops

Bill Geared for Protecting Models Against Sexual Harassment Is Supported by Assemblywoman Nily Rozic

In recent weeks, numerous models have posted accounts of sexual harassment and abuse on Instagram and Christy Turlington also acknowledged the industry problem in an interview last week.

clock October 23, 2017Rosemary Feitelberg

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Rising Designer Charles de Vilmorin Has No Time to Waste

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