JD American Workwear, Inc (OTCBB Bulletin Board JDAW), announced today that the NASD has determined to grant a request for a hearing pursuant to NASD Rule 9730. The requested oral hearing will be held on Thursday, August 31, 2000. No action will be taken to remove the company's securities from the OTCBB prior to a determination by the Hearing Panel. JD American Workwear, Inc manufactures and distributes a line of patented workwear and safety wear. The company's product line is available via retailers JCPenney and Payless Cashways and uniform companies, UniFirst and Cintas. JD American products are niche marketed in the industrial uniform and essential safety clothing industry specifically targeting construction, automotive, chemical and hazardous material workers, factory workers and commercial landscaping industry.