Five Legal Challenges of the Fashion Industry

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Five Legal Challenges of the Fashion Industry

The global fashion industry is estimated to be a three-trillion-dollar business. It is massive… Thus, it shouldn’t be surprising that it faces numerous challenges— including those of a legal nature. To some it might seem trivial, but fashion law is a real deal. It is not a separate discipline…

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A Closet Filled with Stories

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A Closet Filled with Stories

We often see discussions in the newspapers on our over consumption of cheap, mass-produced clothes. This consumption has consequences, both for the environment and for the people in developing countries far away, who struggle to make these cheap clothes for us. Historically, clothes were investments with prospects of a long life. Now, we produce them to last a few months - until they are out of fashion and no longer catch our interest. I think this is a sad development, with negative consequences for people and the environment.

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Copyright within the Fashion Industry: Case Studies

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Copyright within the Fashion Industry: Case Studies

Although Fashion Week A/W 2017 is over, there is no denying that the Fashion Week season in general always brings about some of the most exclusive events in the fashion industry, showcasing the creativity of the fashion designers and their expression and vision of the new trends to come. With the opportunity to see some of the latest designs, one must not forget comes some of the issues that many fashion brands and designers suffer when their designs are copied and produced for the public before they can start their own production process. This issue comes with copyright infringement...

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