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Gov. Scott Refusing To Disclose Financial Information

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Florida Gov. Rick Scott, a wealthy former businessman who put up millions of his money to help his two campaigns, is refusing to hand over detailed financial information that could answer whether he is violating a state ethics law. 479 more words


Writing Ethics-Related Administrative Regulations in Emerging Markets

How can rule-writers in government bodies write ethics-related law? How can such legal drafting reduce corruption and other malfeasance occuring in the public sector?

In this paper, we look at the way in-house counsel and their advisors can draft administrative regulations aimed at reducing corruption. 21 more words

Scott Asks Ethics Panel To Examine His Finances

TALLAHASSEE (CBSMiami/AP) – Governor Rick Scott asked an ethics panel to examine his finances to see if a blind trust he set up to handle his massive assets is in compliance with a new state ethics law. 131 more words


Magazines+Humanitarian Fashion

I have a slight problem with hoarding magazines. I’m pretty sure I have almost every issue of American Vogue since 2004 stored in my bedroom in chronological order. 781 more words

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La Bataille

Fashion houses Hermès and Louis Vuitton Moet Hennessy (LVMH) are in the middle of a grueling legal fashion battle.

In 2010, after LVMH revealed that it had amassed 14% stake of Hermès, Hermès asked the French regulation authority, Autorité des Marchés Financiers (AMF), to investigate into the stealthy acquisition and fraudulent activity of LVMH. 347 more words

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The Case of Abercrombie

“In every school there are the cool and popular kids, and then there are the not-so-cool kids. Candidly, we go after the cool kids. We go after the attractive all-American kid with a great attitude and a lot of friends. 683 more words

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The Rise of Fast Fashion

In 1990 50% of American-purchased clothing was manufactured in the U.S. Today, only 2% of our clothes are American made and 41% alone come from China. 392 more words

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