Charles Klein is the head of the fashion practice and member of the corporate, intellectual property, and hospitality departments at DHC and a Partner of the firm. Earlier in his career, Charles was a litigation associate at Stroock & Stroock & Lavan, a major Wall Street law firm and general counsel of the iconic Sergio Valente jeans company. Although Mr. Klein handles a wide variety of business law matters for clients, his practice has focused on the fashion, accessories, and home industries, especially in licensing matters. Among his many major transactions, Charles represented a national luxury retailer in contracts to take its stores to China.
Hermès is such a well-established, successful brand that this won’t damage the brand. The same is the case for LVMH, since it owns many brands.30 November 2019