Abercrombie & Fitch Co (ANF.N)
27 Feb 2015
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WASHINGTON - A majority of U.S. Supreme Court justices on Wednesday signalled support for a Muslim woman who filed a lawsuit after she was denied a job at an Abercrombie & Fitch Co clothing store in Oklahoma because she wore a head scarf for religious reasons. | Video
WASHINGTON, Feb 25 - A majority of U.S. Supreme Court justices on Wednesday signaled support for a Muslim woman who filed a lawsuit after she was denied a job at an Abercrombie & Fitch Co clothing store in Oklahoma because she wore a head scarf for religious reasons.
WASHINGTON, Feb 24 - A Muslim woman denied a sales job at an Abercrombie & Fitch Co clothing store in Oklahoma because she wears a head scarf has won the support of Christians, Jews, Sikhs and fellow Muslims as the U.S. Supreme Court prepares to hear her case.
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Dec 30 - A federal judge on Tuesday approved a revised settlement of a lawsuit challenging former Abercrombie & Fitch Co Chief Executive Michael Jeffries' pay, three months after rejecting a version that appeared to offer few benefits and release too many potential claims.
- Abercrombie & Fitch Co Chief Executive Michael Jeffries, who transformed the teen apparel retailer from a drab sports brand into a fashion icon before running afoul of shoppers and investors, has stepped down after over two decades at the helm.
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Dec 9 - Teen apparel retailer Abercrombie & Fitch Co said Chief Executive Michael Jeffries would retire effective immediately, and its shares rose 6.8 percent in premarket trading.
Dec 4 - Teen apparel retailer American Eagle Outfitters Inc forecast a current-quarter profit that missed analysts' estimates and reported its fifth straight fall quarterly income as weak mall traffic and online competition hurt sales.
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