Alex and Ani v. Bank of America

On July 25, 2019, Dhillon Law Group, Inc. and Pierce Bainbridge Beck Price and Hecht LLP filed a lawsuit on behalf of Alex and Ani LLC against Bank of America for breach of contract, tortious interference, and violation of federal anti-discrimination laws by engaging in discriminatory and illegal lending practices toward Alex and Ani because the company is led by a trio of strong women, including founder and CEO Carolyn Rafaelian, SVP of Brand Strategy Kate Robinson, and CFO Andrea Ruda.

Please click here to view the official complaint.

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Additional News Coverage:

Yahoo Finance: Bank of America Accused of Discrimination by Women-Run Jeweler Alex and Ani

GoLocalProv: Alex and Ani Files Massive Lawsuit Against Bank of America for Discrimination

Boston Globe: Bank of America accused of discrimination by jeweler Alex and Ani of Rhode Island

Washington Post: Jewelry maker Alex and Ani accuses Bank of America of discrimination against women-led company

The Middletown Press: Women-run Jeweler Alex and Ani accuses Bank of America of discrimination

Forbes: Jewelry Company Alex And Ani Sues Bank Of America For $1.1 Billion In Gender Discrimination Lawsuit

Wall Street Journal: Jeweler Alex & Ani Fights $50 Million Bank of America Default

Business of Fashion: Jeweller Alex and Ani Accuses Bank of America of Discrimination

South Coast Today: Women-run Jeweler Alex and Ani accuses Bank of America of discrimination

Turn to Ten: Alex and Ani sues Bank of America

Providence Journal: Alex and Ani sues Bank of America, says bias triggered ‘death spiral’

Womens Wear Daily: Alex and Ani Sues Bank of America for $1.1B Over Credit Agreement

Reuters: Lawsuit says Bank of America discriminated against women-led jeweler

WRAL: Alex and Ani alleges discrimination in suit against bank

The Fashion Law: Alex and Ani is Suing Bank of America for $1.1 Billion, Citing its “Long, Entrenched History of Illegal Discrimination”

Insurance Journal: Alex and Ani Jeweler Alleges Lending Gender Bias by Bank