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American Apparel Accused in Suit of Firing CEO to Sell Chain

American Apparel's logo April 24, 2015

Dov Charney was fired as American Apparel's CEO because he wouldn't go along with a plan to sell the clothing retailer, according to a...

Presidential Candidate Rand Paul Yanks Ray-Bans After Company Complains

Ray-Ban's logo April 23, 2015

Ray-Ban has asked Sen. Rand Paul's presidential campaign to quit selling the brand's Wayfarer sunglasses, which Paul had imprinted with the "Rand" logo. The Rand-Ban...

Michaels Stores Slapped With Justice Department Suit Over Shattering Vases

Michaels_logo April 22, 2015

The Justice Department and the Consumer Product Safety Commission have filed a lawsuit against Michaels for failing to report serious hazards with glass vases...

Fired L'Oreal Lawyer Says Company Patent Push Was Only Cosmetic

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Call it the case of "patent or perish." A lawyer formerly in charge of applying for patents in cosmetics company L'Oreal SA's U.S. office...

Target's Hasty Exit From Canada Leaves Anger Behind

Target_logo_small April 21, 2015

Target's exodus from Canada has left gaping holes at some of the most prominent shopping centers across the country, the biggest symbol of an exceptional...

Frederick's of Hollywood Files for Bankruptcy

Frederick's of Hollywood April 21, 2015

Frederick's of Hollywood filed for bankruptcy protection Sunday with a $22.5 million offer in hand from Authentic Brands Group, LLC. The agreement with Authentic Brands...

China Fines Alibaba $129,000 for Pricing Violations April 20, 2015

China's e-commerce giant, Alibaba Group, has been fined 800,000 yuan ($129,000) by the price bureau in eastern Zhejiang province for violations by third-party sellers during...

Simply Fashion Files Chapter 11 Bankruptcy

Simply Fashion April 20, 2015

Simply Fashion Stores has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection and said it plans to liquidate substantially all of its assets. The Birmingham, Ala.-based urban...

Union Seeks Injunction From Labor Board Over Wal-Mart Store Closings

Walmart Logo April 20, 2015

A union representing Wal-Mart workers who lost their jobs when the retailer suddenly closed five stores last week said it would seek an injunction on...

Duluth Trading Apologizes to Don Henley to Resolve Trademark Dispute

Duluth_Trading_Company_logo April 16, 2015

Duluth Trading Co., the outdoor apparel retailer whose marketers rarely have met a pun they didn't like, apologized Wednesday to singer Don Henley for making...