Allyn Stern Moderating Virtual NAWL Event on Sustainability in the Fashion Industry

Of Counsel Allyn Stern (Seattle) will moderate Part One of a two-part series about green marketing in the fashion industry hosted by the Fashion Law and Environment & Energy Affinity Groups of the National Association of Women Lawyers (NAWL) on February 24, 2021. The session, "It’s Not Easy Being Green: Navigating Legal Requirements for Sustainability Claims in the Fashion Industry," will review and assess the compliance requirements and risks inherent to making sustainability claims. The speakers, listed below, include a representative from the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) who will discuss implementation of the FTC Green Guides, and General Counsel from companies that are navigating the sea of environmental claims.

  • Laura Koss, Assistant Director, FTC Division of Enforcement
  • Krista McDonough, Senior Vice President, General Counsel & Chief Sustainability Officer, Capri Holdings Limited (Versace | Jimmy Choo | Michael Kors)
  • Lisa Keith, General Counsel, Steve Madden, Ltd.
  • Moderator: Allyn Stern, Of Counsel, Beveridge & Diamond & co-chair of the NAWL Environment & Energy Affinity Group

For more information and to register, click here.

Part Two of this NAWL series will highlight lessons learned from sustainability professionals and will be scheduled for late March.

Erika Spanton (Seattle), co-chair of NAWL's Environmental and Energy Affinity Group, and Stacey Halliday (Independent Consultant for Beveridge & Diamond) are co-organizers of this event.