444 South Flower Street 34th Floor Los Angeles California, 90071
Phone: (213) 688-6288 Fax: (213) 688-6290
E-mail :
info@calfashion.org

CURRENT PROJECTS

  • Can Fashion Be Copyrighted? Seminar
    Analyzing the fierce debate over what is copyrightable when design adaptation is common practice. What you can do to protect your company from copyright infringement.
    Orange County, September 2007

     
  • Economic Impact Report for Southern California Apparel and Textile Industry 2007/2008 

     
  • L.A. by Design - The Port of Los Angeles has partnered with the California Fashion Association (CFA) to produce a fashion show and reception, as part of the Port’s on-going 100th anniversary celebration, on Thursday, July 12, 2007. The event will take place in the Grand Hope Park at Fashion Institute of Design (FIDM).
     
  • Legal Issues Facing the Apparel and Textile Industry- August 2007
     
  • Glossary of International Trade Terms 2006/2007 – June 2007
     
  • Apparel Industry Wage & Occupational Survey  – This survey details every position within the apparel marketing and manufacturing departments, including average wage indexing for each position. July 2007
     
  • New Employer Manual – Outlining current status of AB633 and effective labor code changes. July 2007
  • Los Angeles Region and California Overview of Incentives & Taxes – An analysis of legislated and discretionary incentives for small and large business, targeting manufacturing companies. Not all programs will apply to all business; it will be a guide, but not a substitute for legal counsel. Information will include incentives for tax credits, employee training, and financing programs. Ready, July 2007

     
  • Textile Production and Management Program – Cal State University L.A. – Offering working professionals in the industry an opportunity to increase their knowledge of textile science, management, and technology. Given by experts in the field, for the Division of Extended Education. In progress-Contact Joann Edmon at ph: 323-343-4919 or email: jedmon2@cslanet.calstatela.edu
  • Exporters Textile Advisory Committee (ETAC) – A committee of the U.S. Department of Commerce, to meet in Los Angeles  August 2007
  • Everything You Should Know to Collect Your Receivables – Sept. 2007