Just a few months after sending Urban Outfitters a letter asking that it stop selling all of its Navajo-branded products, the Navajo Nation has sued the retailer for infringing its trademark — and its sole right to make and market products under its tribal name. Urban Outfitters responded to...

If this is the way you must make your money by debasing a whole race of people I can assure you that with over 40 million people in this country claiming Irish ancestry they will not be your customers after this display of arrogance and disrespect to a whole nation. Urban Outfitters has...

Forbes (blog) Fashion Shift Takes A Toll On Urban Outfitters Wall Street Journal NEW YORK (Dow Jones)–A shift in fashion trends is part of the industry cycle that is typically welcomed by retailers, who expect evolving tastes to inspire purchases. But when, what and how to sell to consumers is...

Urban Outfitters appears to be completely and utterly tone-deaf. Hot on the heels of their St. Patrick's day brouhaha and just two weeks after the Navajo nation formally announced their plans to sue the store, Urban has come under some very deserved fire for selling a trans-phobic novelty gift...

Images from Urban Outfitters /PR Shots How cute is the spotted sleeveless shirt? I especially love it's transparency. Perfect for balmy summer evenings. But it's still freezing outside here in England so let's not get ahead of ourselves. The print on the dress in the first image is just...

Fashion is obviously not immune from racial and sexual discrimination, so does it really come as a surprise that Urban Outfitters is facing criticism over lack of diversity among directors? Well, probably, when you consider a) their target market and b) that it's 2014. The company, which also...

The Urban Outfitters Navajo products controversy won't go away — it's actually spreading. The retailer now has not only a cease and desist order from the legal team at the Navajo Nation, but also a petition signed by several thousands of people asking that the offending products be stricken...

ALBUQUERQUE, United States — A federal judge has dismissed two counts in a lawsuit the Navajo Nation filed against clothing retailer Urban Outfitters Inc. US District Judge Bruce Black in New Mexico says the tribe didn't show that the "Navajo" mark is famous. Black wrote Friday that few...

Here are things to know about the case: WHAT IS URBAN OUTFITTERS SEEKING? The Navajo Nation wants revenue from products sold by Urban Outfitters and its subsidiaries under the "Navajo" name dating back to 2008. The actual amount isn't quantified in court documents, but it could amount...

by the Navajo community, meaning that it's illegal for companies to use it in association with their products and suggest to buyers that they were made by real Native Americans. So Urban Outfitters has been especially naughty here! So what do you think? Is this a 'blatant attack' (to use...

 

Related shopping