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Fashion Law Week 2014

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If you can brave the weather, I would love to meet you in DC at Howard University’s fourth annual Fashion Law Week.  This year’s theme is Fashion Tech: The Law of Fashion in a Digital Marketplace. I was beyond thrilled to be invited to present the keynote at Fashion Law Week, which was instrumental in… Continue Reading

Death of a Leader

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Leadership: the ability to set strategy and use influence to motivate a team of people to accomplish goals.  When I look around Biglaw, lawyers get an F in leadership.  Let me explain. Back in the day, you know before the “new normal,” it was said that a law firm consists of finders, minders and grinders. … Continue Reading

Fashionable Friday

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I saw this and had to share.  Give it some thought this long weekend: "A business without a vision isn’t a business, it’s just a past time."                                                                      – Leonard A. Lauder. xoxo Staci

Fashionable New Year: 2013

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From all of us here at the Fashion Law Blog, we wish you a year filled with prosperity, health and happiness.  Hopefully, you will use all you learned in 2012 to become better, stronger and more profitable, as well as more thoughtful towards your fellow workers, customers and neighbors. Over this holiday, remember, take some… Continue Reading

Fashion Law 101: From the Mouths of Babes

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I was reading "Dear American Companies : Here is How to Fix the Economy," from yesterday’s Business Insider, when my husband called.  He is in IL with our kids (Samantha and Micah), spending some time with the grand parents before school starts. They went fishing this morning, and when asked if he was having a good time, Micah… Continue Reading

Good Luck!

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Just want to send out positive thoughts to all y’all aspiring California (Fashion) Lawyers!  Waiting on bar results is tough but just breath, stay busy and 6pm will come soon enough. My fingers (and toes) are crossed (fashionably, of course!) Big Hug and I expect to hear from you with good news later today! photo credit: Geogr@phy… Continue Reading

What Corporate America Can Learn from the Fashion Industry

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Recently, the WSJ argued that Mckinsey & Company’s report, "Women in the Economy" [PDF] found that women can’t crack the glass ceiling because of lack of coaching and mentorship.  Respectfully, I found the WSJ article, "Coaching Urged for Women" offensive, and poorly titled to mischaracterized the study’s result. Here’s what the McKinsey & Company report really said: As women approach… Continue Reading