“Pop-up cells” to reduce in-store violence

Assaults against loss prevention workers have been increasing year on year. The British Retail Consortium crime survey found that violence and aggression against retail employees rose 40% in 2016. Most of that aggression occurs when shoplifting suspects are detained....

Should the UK import “exhausted” brands?

One of the many unknowns for the UK in the wake of Brexit is what model of “trademark rights exhaustion” will apply in future. Lawyers predict this could have a major impact on the fashion industry, in particular. An “international exhaustion” model has the potential...