American Apparel's Ex-CEO Files New $30M Defamation Suit

Law360, Los Angeles (June 19, 2015, 10:54 PM EDT) -- Ex-American Apparel Inc. CEO Dov Charney slapped his former company and one of its now-former board members with a fresh defamation suit in California state court on Friday, seeking more than $30 million in the latest exchange in an ongoing battle.

Charney alleges that David Danziger, on behalf of the board and the company, falsely told a shareholder that the founder was being investigated for criminal matters, in a ploy to wrest control of the company from him. Charney, who has faced allegations of sexual and...
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