Converse Inc. Will share sales revenue from shoes bearing the colors and founding dates of black fraternities and sororities to settle a trademark infringement lawsuit filed by the Greek organizations, Converse and the groups said. The organizations will drop the lawsuit they filed in Dallas federal court in 2003, and North Andover, Mass.
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In contrast, Everlane and Ministry of Supply are set up as R departments, meant to continuously challenge these companies’ business models. What they lack in scale, they make up in having small groups of fans who beta test their experimental products. Incumbents like Nike, Adidas and Lululemon are also known for their strong legacy R departments built around experimentation with new business models as an ongoing strategic capability, and not as a matter of tactical execution..
Any conflict of intrest???Went to the Hardin County Fiscal Court twice in May 2013. Judge Exec Harry Berry and his Court Cronies refused to answer or utter a word as to why they hold their Meetings at 3:30 instead of after 6:00 PM. They would get more Public Attendance so people don’t have to miss work and actually see HOW they are spending our Tax Dollars in the millions for their new 12 Million Dollars Offices and other Pet Projects..
Of the Frieze blocks that survive today (about 130 meters) there are about 50 meters in the Acropolis Museum and about 80 meters in the British Museum in London with a few scattered blocks in various other museums around the world. And here in is the source of a major controversy. For years the government of Greece has been trying unsuccessfully to get the original pieces returned from the British Museum to what they feel is their rightful home, Athens..