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Former H&M General Counsel and Anthony Lupo Discuss the Multinational Retailer's US Expansion in NYC

As one of the most recognizable names across the globe, H&M uses their visibility to remain on the cutting edge of fashion. From regular collaborations with international designers and fashion icons, including the much anticipated Fall 2015 collaboration with luxury brand Balmain, to the brand's commitment to sustainability, H&M is poised to be an industry leader for years to come.  

In this episode of Fashion Counsel, partner Anthony Lupo talks with Hank Rouda, Former General Counsel - North America at H&M, about the brand’s scalability, the importance of 5th Avenue, growth opportunities, legal challenges, and the company’s commitment to sustainability before a live audience at Bisnow’s 5th Annual NYC Retail Summit Event.

To watch the interview, click on the link below.

Fashion Counsel's Executive Series offers analysis and key points of law impacting Fashion executives. Fashion Counsel host Anthony Lupo, partner and leader of the firm’s Fashion, Luxury Goods & Retail practice, conducts one-on-one interviews with fashion CEOs and business leaders.

About the Fashion, Luxury Goods & Retail Group 

Arent Fox tailors counsel to meet the daily needs of fashion and luxury-brand companies. Comprised of 28 seasoned attorneys who represent the world’s top high-end manufacturers and retailers, the Fashion practice serves as outside general counsel and regulatory and retail counsel to internationally known brands.