Landmark Lawsuit Against Hermes: Class Action Alleges Tying Purchase of Birkin Bags to Luxury Items

San Francisco, California – A proposed class action lawsuit has been filed in Northern California against luxury fashion label Hermes, alleging that the retailer unfairly ties the purchase of its coveted Birkin bags to the purchase of other luxury items. Legal experts believe that this lawsuit could set a precedent in the retail industry, attracting the attention of both attorneys and fans of the brand. The Birkin bag, recognized by social media influencers and featured in books and television shows, has gained a cult-like following. However, the proposed lawsuit claims that Hermes employs a practice … Read more

Maryland Counties Bid Farewell to Single-Use Plastic Bags as New Law Takes Effect

ANNE ARUNDEL COUNTY, Md. – As the new year begins, several Maryland counties are implementing changes to their local laws. Among these changes is a significant shift at grocery store checkouts in Anne Arundel County, Prince George’s County, and Frederick. Single-use plastic bags are now a thing of the past in these areas. Dubbed the Plastic Bag Reduction Act, this new law aims to reduce the usage of single-use plastics and encourage people to adopt more sustainable habits by using reusable totes. Stores are now prohibited from offering single-use plastic bags, a move supported by … Read more