USA: Retailers Face Trial For False Cashmere Claims
A federal appeals court has ruled that retailers Saks Fifth Avenue and Filene's Basement Corp must stand trial on charges of passing off recycled wool blazers as 10 per cent cashmere. The decision overturns an earlier ruling that dismissed most of the claims made by cashmere maker LW Packard & Co and cashmere makers trade association the Cashmere and Camel Hair Manufacturers Institute.
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