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American Apparel investor Standard General sues Dov Charney

American Apparel suspended Charney six months before firing him

Dov Charney


Hedge fund Standard General has sued American Apparel’s ousted Chief Executive Dov Charney for the first time, the latest move in a bitter legal saga that began after he was fired in December.

American Apparel suspended Charney six months before firing him, alleging misuse of company funds and a failure to stop a subordinate from posting false blog entries about former employees.

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The latest lawsuit, filed by American Apparel stakeholder Standard General on Monday, alleged that Charney was yet to fulfill promises made to the hedge fund and sought an injunction to stop his “meritless” and “destructive actions” against the firm…Read more

Reuters by Jeffrey Dastin


Dov Charney

 Wednesday, June 3rd, 2015

American Apparel has won a victory in the latest round of legal battles

between the company and its enigmatic former CEO Dov Charney.

A judge has issued a temporary restraining order which prohibits Charney More…

Dov Charney,   chairman and chief executive officer of American Apparel.

– – Dov Charney and his former firm American Apparel are trading law suits.

Charney was the one who fired the first shot in this round of fighting between the two.

Will this high profile divorce ever end? More…


Dov Charney, founder and ousted CEO of American Apparel Inc.,

has sued the New York private equity firm Standard General, the company’s Shareholder.

The lawsuit, filed Thursday in Los Angeles Superior Court,  More…

Paula Schneider

American Apparel and Dov Charney have settled their disagreements,

several months after the latter was fired, Apparel News reported.

A torrent of sexual harassment, assault and battery lawsuits against Charney More…

Dov Charney

Dov Charney, who still owns 43% of American Apparel, the company he founded and from which he was ousted, is encouraging the company’s textile workers to organize, according to Buzzfeed.  Charney, gave a More…

Dov Charney

Former American Apparel CEO Dov Charney is continuing his attempts to return

to the company that fired him in December. According to Women’s Wear Daily,

Charney has met with Jay Schottenstein, chairman of American More…




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