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Legal Aspects of Fashion Businesses

Leslie Davis Burns

Dr. Leslie Davis Burns is President and Founder of Responsible Global Fashion LLC and Professor Emerita of Apparel Design and Merchandising at Oregon State University. A scholar and educator around topics related to the international apparel industries, consumer behaviour, and corporate social responsibility, Leslie is author of Sustainability and Social Change in Fashion (2019, Fairchild Books) and co-author of The Business of Fashion (6th edition forthcoming, 2020, Fairchild Books). She is also the Editor-in-Chief of the new online resource, Bloomsbury Fashion Business Cases. Leslie is a Fellow of the International Textile and Apparel Association (ITAA) and has received the Distinguished Scholar and the Educator of the Year Awards from ITAA in addition to teaching, research, and leadership awards from Oregon State University. Leslie holds a BA from Washington State University and a Ph.D. in Consumer Sciences and Retailing from Purdue University. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Kathy K. Mullet

Kathy K. Mullet is based at Oregon State University. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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The Business of Fashion : Designing, Manufacturing, and Marketing

Fairchild Books, 2020

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...IN THIS CHAPTER, YOU WILL LEARN THE FOLLOWING:definitions and applications of laws designed to protect fashion innovations and designsthe legal aspects of licensing intellectual property in the fashion industrylegal requirements of fashion...

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Lanie Denslow

Lanie Denslow has taught International Business and Business Policies for Global Trade at the Fashion Institute of Design and Merchandising in California, and worked as an International Business Development Consultant for Macy’s. A few of her professional affiliations include the Foreign Trade Association of LA, Women in International Trade and the British American Business Council. She has written for British Trade and Investment and authored other works relating to international business. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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World Wise : What to Know Before You Go

Fairchild Publications, 2006

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...I Wish I’d KnownIt takes some time to understand how complicated it is to do business outside the United States. The more companies I work with, and the more countries that are involved, the more complex business gets. Don’t get me wrong...

Selling and Buying: Commercial Agreements in Fashion

Fashion Law : A Guide for Designers, Fashion Executives, and Attorneys

Fairchild Publications, 2014

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...Introduction This chapter reviews commercial sales agreements in the fashion industry. We will be using the term fashion company in the restricted sense of branded apparel producer, distinguishing it from the fashion retailer (the boutique...

Funding the Business/Sales Planning

Rosalie J. Regni

Rosalie J. Regni is an assistant professor at Virginia Commonwealth University. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Jimmie G. Anderson

Jimmie G. Anderson is retired and currently volunteers his time to the Department of Fashion Design and Merchandising at Virginia Commonwealth University. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Entrepreneurship in Action : A Retail Store Simulation

Fairchild Books, 2009

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...“You want Uncle Sam … No, Really!”This step in the simulation will guide you through:Types of investors and where to find themPros and cons of investor typesWorking with lending institutionsTypes of loans and the role...

Textiles And The Ecosystem

Virginia Hencken Elsasser

Virginia H. Elsasser, ITAA, ESRAB, is an Associate Professor in the Fashion in the Communication and Fine Arts Department of Centenary College. She has taught courses focusing on textiles, sociology of clothing, design, and retailing. She is a member of International Textile and Apparel Association (ITAA) and Educators for Socially Responsible Apparel Business (ESRAB). Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Textiles : Concepts and Principles

Fairchild Publications, 2010

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...Introduction Consumers, retailers, and manufacturers are concerned about the impact of textile product production on the ecosystem. All phases of fabric production—fiber, yarn, fabric, finish, and coloration—can impact on the environment...

Textiles and The Environment

Ingrid Johnson

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Ingrid Johnson is a Full Professor at the Fashion Institute of Technology (FIT), US. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Allen C. Cohen

Allen C. Cohen was Professor Emeritus of Textile Science at the Fashion Institute of Technology, US. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Ajoy K. Sarkar

Ajoy Sarkar teaches textile development and marketing at the Fashion Institute of Technology (FIT), US. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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J.J. Pizzuto’s Fabric Science

Fairchild Books, 2015

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...Objectives To understand the impact of textiles and textile products on the environment. To be aware of the efforts of the textile industry to be environmentally responsible. To realize that there is a global responsibility to provide...

Incorporating sustainable fashion principles

Deanna Clark-Esposito

Deanna Clark-Esposito is Adjunct Professor of International Business Law at the Fashion Institute of Technology, New York City, Adjunct Professor of Business Law at LIM College, New York City, and Partner of Fashion Compliance and International Trade, at the law firm Schrier Shayne Koenig Samberg and Ryne, also in New York City, USA. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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A Practical Guide to Fashion Law and Compliance

Fairchild Books, 2018

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...Whether measured in terms of environmental impact, community building, or taken more literally to mean the protection and preservation of the industry itself, the recognition of the importance of sustainability is undeniably a regular part...

Obesity and Powerlessness

Betsy Covell Breseman

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Sharron J. Lennon

Sharron J. Lennon, Ohio State University. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Theresa L. Schulz

Theresa L. Schulz

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Appearance and Power

Bloomsbury Academic, 1999

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...Christina Corrigan, a 680-pound thirteen-year-old, died on November 19, 1996, when her heart gave out (“Weight Issue,” 1997). As a result, her mother was charged with felony child abuse.Marlene Corrigan, Christina's mother, was convicted...

Celebrities and Fashion Models: Endorsement and Promotion Agreements

Fashion Law : A Guide for Designers, Fashion Executives, and Attorneys

Fairchild Publications, 2014

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...Introduction Fashion brands today rely heavily on campaigns featuring celebrities and famous models to augment the profile of their brands and bring attention to their latest fashion and accessory designs. The rise of social media...

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Unravelling the Rag Trade : Immigrant Entrepreneurship in Seven World Cities

Berg Publishers, 2002

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...Introduction Immigrants dominated the Los Angeles garment manufacturing industry in the past, and they still do.For a personal account of the early garment industry in Los Angeles, see Orfalea (1999). However, Los Angeles...