FIVE FASHION LAW MUST READS FOR THE WEEKEND
Curl up with your tablet and check out the chicest news stories in the media this week!
Mastering the brand and fashion blogger relationship: our six top tips via Lexology
Elena Varese, Stephanie van der Schaft, and Leonie Kroon of DLA Piper LLP wrote this helpful piece! Many brands have formed strategic partnerships with one or more influential fashion bloggers in sponsorship arrangements and design collaborations.
IP PROTECTION FOR SPORTS APPAREL IN THE US via Re:Marks Blog
For some time now, sports apparel as a category has been outpacing the growth of the overall retail industry
Fashion Law 101 – Are Licensing Agreements Right For My Brand? via Wigs and Gowns
Expansion beyond domestic boundaries is essential for any brand wishing to grow. Developing a strong international basis can help hedge against economic downturns and currency fluctuations as well as developing brand recognition.
Role Call | Douglas Hand, Fashion Lawyer via Business of Fashion
Douglas Hand is a fashion lawyer and founding member of the law firm Hand Baldachin Amburgey LLP (HBA) which represents fashion and lifestyle companies such as Rag & Bone, 3.1 Phillip Lim, Rodarte, Anna Sui, Public School and Mansur Gavriel.
J. Crew and Walmart in Copyright Battle via Fashion Boss
An unlikely duo, J. Crew and Wal-Mart, are now both entwined in a copyright lawsuit. J. Crew, the upscale prep retailer filed suit in New York district court last week against discount mogul Wal-Mart for copyright infringement on a selection of necklaces sold by the clothing and apparel retailer.
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