Patagonia Accuses Luxury Retailer Nordstrom of Selling Counterfeit Apparel

It remains to be seen whether Patagonia’s legal tussle with Nordstrom Inc., will ever see the inside of the courtroom. In a recent lawsuit filed with the U.S. District Court in Los Angeles, Patagonia accused Nordstrom Rack of selling counterfeit versions of its goods, including polyester apparel that falsely claimed to be made from organic cotton. The chain also allegedly sold clothing that wrongly claimed people who helped make the merchandise were paid a fair wage. Read more at The Street.