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New York’s New Model Law: Progress, But Not Victory

The previous New York Fashion Week was the first to be impacted by a new law regulating the employment of models under the age of 18. The Model Alliance, which lobbied for the new law, hoped it would discourage designers from employing underage models during New York Fashion Week. Model Alliance board member Susan Scalfidi noted “the easiest way to avoid fees, monitoring..