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.
Please click here to follow Bloomberg’s coverage of Alex and Ani’s story.
Additional News Coverage:
The Middletown Press: Women-run Jeweler Alex and Ani accuses Bank of America of discrimination
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
Insurance Journal: Alex and Ani Jeweler Alleges Lending Gender Bias by Bank