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Description: If you’ve been dumping your used clothes into big metal bins thinking they’re going to charity, think again. New York prosecutors forced a for-profit company to cough up a $700,000 settlement for scamming people into thinking their donated clothes were benefiting the needy.


Date: Oct 30, 2015


Questions for discussion:

  • What does this report tell you about the licensing and use of brand names?
  • In your opinion, was this a deliberate attempt to mislead donors?
  • Does management of the charities involved bear any responsibility?