Avoid Making Litigation News

Costly class action lawsuits, often filed in California, have made business difficult for fashion companies for a number of years. But the law is changing and so are the legal options available to fashion clients. In particular, arbitration provisions that include class action waivers are useful for companies that deal with a large number of employees or consumers. These agreements are especially useful when privacy and confidentiality is needed to avoid add-on lawsuits.

Why Use Class Action Waivers?

In this episode of Fashion Counsel, partner Anthony Lupo talks with Complex Litigation partner Michael L. Turrill about class action waiver strategies: when to use them and when to avoid them.

Click here to view the video.

Fashion Counsel is Arent Fox's online resource for legal news, analysis, and event information. It offers new video features monthly addressing topics and issues of interest to the fashion industry including designers, retailers, and manufacturers of luxury goods.

About the Fashion, Luxury Goods & Retail Group

Arent Fox tailors counsel to meet the daily needs of fashion and luxury-brand companies. Comprised of 28 seasoned attorneys who represent the world's top high-end manufacturers and retailers, the Fashion practice serves as outside general counsel and regulatory and retail counsel to internationally known brands.