Since being founded in 1989, by Canadian Dov Charney, American Apparel has thrived as a manufacturer that prides itself on producing garments, and jobs, in the United States, more specifically Los Angeles. With an ever increasing pressure to produce apparel that is a bit easier on the wallet,...

Dov Charney, the American Apparel founder, is in a legal battle with a former employee, who is seeking 260 million in damages for sexual harassment. Responding to the lawsuit filed by Irene Morales in Brooklyn, American Apparel said in a statement the company would be taking legal action...

Though, of course, it does involve choking, which is not much of a step up, is it? On the side of the defense, American Apparel lawyer Peter Schey told the Times that the lawsuit is "contrived and untrue." In a statement, he offered the following: "Michael Bumblis was recently terminated...

LOS ANGELES, United States — American Apparel Inc. founder Dov Charney's attempt to return to the company moved a step closer after firms backing him made nonbinding offers to buy the bankrupt retailer, according to people familiar with the situation. More than one entity working with...

LOS ANGELES, United States — American Apparel Inc.'s fired Chief Executive Officer Dov Charney spent Wednesday morning listening to his replacement describe the mess she said she found after taking the reins at the struggling clothing retailer. At a hearing this week in Delaware bankruptcy...

Almost all of the company's creditors support the Monarch-backed plan, including a committee of unsecured creditors, who settled the last of their differences with American Apparel. That leaves Charney as the only major objector to American Apparel's reorganization proposal. The retailer...

Angeles – If you're deadlocked on a bid on eBay, head on over to American Apparel's new eBay store for some distraction this September. The brand is announcing its new multi-year partnership with eBay on an online lifestyle store to make a profit and to gain a new audience. The previous...

Company attorneys filed the court papers in Los Angeles Superior Court on Friday, the same day Charney opened a separate case by filing a $30 million defamation lawsuit against American Apparel. In their court papers, American Apparel attorneys said Charney violated company policies...

For Charney to succeed, he would need to get the company and its creditors to accept his offer. If they refuse, Charney and his financial backer would then need to persuade the judge to reject American Apparel's reorganization plan. Spokespersons for Charney and his financial adviser,...

NEW YORK, United States — Sex, money, betrayal: the bizarre brawl between American Apparel Inc. and its founder, Dov Charney, has all that and more. But now this tabloid tale is coming down to a seemingly staid bit of finance: the bonds. For all the back-and-forth over American Apparel —...

 

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