Gap successfully defends against litigation alleging violation of child labor regulations
Clients Gap, Inc.
On behalf of Gap, Inc., Jones Day defended client in a breach of contract bench trial predicated on violation of client's child labor regulations. First U.S. lawsuit asserting that enforcement of a comprehensive Code of Conduct by a major retailer against a Singaporean vendor and an Indonesian factory should not be enforced. After a full trial, the claim was defeated and the Code of Conduct upheld.
Pacific Sun Resources PTE, LTD. v. Gap, Inc., Case No. CGC-03-431170 (Superior Court of Cal., San Francisco County)