The British Advertising Standards Authority has ordered Urban Outfitters to take down this shot of a model in her skivvies after a complaint that she was "unhealthily thin." These sort of thigh gap protests go on all the time, but this model is featured elsewhere on the site in her underwear...

August 2011: They used an underraged model's image for apparel without permission. Hailey Clauson was 15 in the pictures. Wouldn't you know it? Her family sued. October 2011: What Native American museum curators will never call the Urban Outfitters Navajo period. Their Navajo Nation...

Parent company Urban Outfitters has taken several steps to ensure the best leadership team, to prioritize design above all else and to carefully read the customer tea leaves to understand the products the customer wants. As I have said I think the Fall 2011 is a step in the right direction and

16-year-old American model Hailey Clauson is no stranger to controversy - she first walked down the runway aged 15, causing Diane Von Furstenberg to publicly apologize for using the model - and now she is in the spotlight again. Hailey's parents have filed a lawsuit against Urban Outfitters...

Urban Outfitters may have only set out to make an homage to the Navajo and other American Indian tribes with its products, but it could end up paying for violating federal law. And New York-based fashion law specialists Susan Scafidi and Joseph Murphy, Jr., both agree that Urban could

Clauson is part of the current teenage model takeover (hi, Lindsey Wixson!) but her pictorials are always youthful, tasteful and age-appropriate, which is why there is a little situation going on between her family and the national retailer Urban Outfitters. According to the Daily Mail,...

fashion images of an underage model. On Friday The New York Post broke the news that American Hailey Clauson has commenced proceedings in the New York federal court against American photographer Jason Lee Parry and three US retailers, including the US streetwear chain Urban Outfitters, over...

Outraged over the shot being printed on a shirt, Hailey's parents are going after Urban with their lawyers in tow! Right now there's a big blame game going on between Parry, Blood is the New Black and Urban Outfitters over the garment. I wonder if Hailey's parents were just as outraged when...

Urban Outfitters, the parent company of Anthropologie, Free People, Leifsdottir, Terrain, BHLDN and Urban Outfitters itself, held its Q4 Fiscal 2011 Earnings Call yesterday and the tone was more somber than the previous few quarters. While total sales rose by over 14%, led by the...

We wager that sweaty palms and shifty gazes are a dime a dozen in the fashion industry this week, as news has broken that the parents of 15-year-old model Hailey Clauson are suing Urban Outfitters and photographer Jason Lee Parry for using the model's likeness on a t-shirt, 'posed in a...

 

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