March 19, 2013
The Humane Society of the United States Applauds FTC’s Action against Neiman Marcus and Other Retailers in Response to 2011 Fur False Advertising Petition
The Humane Society of the United States applauds the Federal Trade Commission’s decision to take action on The HSUS’s 2011 fur false advertising and labeling petition against three retailers – Neiman Marcus, Dr. Jays and Revolve Clothing.
December 18, 2010
The HSUS and the Humane Society Legislative Fund applaud President Barack Obama for signing an important bipartisan bill to protect consumers and animals, The Truth in Fur Labeling Act.
December 8, 2010
The HSUS and the Humane Society Legislative Fund applaud the U.S. Senate for unanimously approving an important bipartisan bill, the Truth in Fur Labeling Act, to protect consumers and animals.
September 8, 2010
The HSUS praised women’s apparel retailer Talbots for pulling its animal fur items and pledging to remain fur-free.
August 11, 2010
The HSUS applauds California's Senate for passing a bill that requires garments sold in California that are made of animal fur to say so on the label, and urges Gov. Schwarzenegger to sign it into law.
July 28, 2010
The HSUS and HSLF applaud the House of Representatives for passing the Truth in Fur Labeling Act. This legislation would protect consumers by bringing much-needed accuracy and disclosure to fur products.
January 29, 2010
The HSUS and retailer Saks Incorporated have reached a settlement in a lawsuit alleging that several of the nation’s largest department stores and fashion designers have repeatedly engaged in false advertising and mislabeling of fur garments.
December 16, 2009
The HSUS celebrates the top 12 state legislative achievements in animal protection in 2009.
December 1, 2009
The HSUS and retailer Lord & Taylor have reached a settlement in a lawsuit alleging that several large department stores and fashion designers have repeatedly engaged in false advertising and mislabeling of fur garments. Lord & Taylor will end all use of raccoon dog fur and reform its advertising and garment labeling practices.
November 23, 2009
The Humane Society of the United States praised New Jersey Gov. Jon Corzine for signing legislation into law requiring all garments made of animal fur to be labeled as such. The consumer protection measure passed both the Assembly and the Senate with large margins.