Government & Politics


Coronavirus Forces Cancellation of Watches & Wonders Geneva

February 27, 2020
The show formerly known as SIHH was scheduled to take place in two months.

5 Jewelry News Stories You Might Have Missed

February 14, 2020
A bankruptcy filing, a big acquisition in the mall world, saying goodbye to a beloved antique jewelry dealer, and more.

De Grisogono USA Files for Bankruptcy in New York

February 14, 2020
Less than a month after the luxury brand filed in Switzerland, its U.S. division is seeking relief under Chapter 7.

Sterling Wants To Take Pay Bias Case to Highest Court

February 13, 2020
The retailer wants the Supreme Court to reverse the latest ruling in its long-running legal battle over pay and promotion discrimination.

FTC Seeking Public Comment on Ad Endorsement Guidelines

February 13, 2020
It comes as part of the agency’s regular review of current rules and guides.

De Grisogono Files for Bankruptcy in Switzerland

January 29, 2020
The luxury jewelry house wasn’t able to secure a buyer despite talks lasting several months.

Report Links De Grisogono to Money Laundering in Angola

January 22, 2020
An investigation alleges the jewelry brand was a central piece of a scheme that funneled billions of dollars of public funds into the pockets of members of the former first family.

3 Plead Guilty in Native American Jewelry Scam

January 8, 2020
They admitted to their roles in a conspiracy in which jewelry manufactured in the Philippines was sold as Native American-made.

IDCA Elects President, Board for 2020

January 7, 2020
Royal India USA’s Haridas Kotahwala is the new president of the Indian Diamond & Colorstone Association.

KP Again Can’t Agree on ‘Conflict,’ Eases Restrictions on CAR

December 17, 2019
The decisions mark the end of a three-year reform cycle for the Kimberley Process.

Fear Fighting, Forecasting 2020 and Redefining Luxury

July 29, 2019
Editor-in-Chief Michelle Graff gives her three takeaways from the first day of the JA National Convention.

9 Fine Jewelry Trends That Will Shape 2019

January 17, 2019
From jewels that reflect sociopolitical issues to emphasis on certain jewelry-making techniques, Fashion Editor Ashley Davis spotlights where design is heading.

The Importance of Being Politically Active

June 28, 2017
If there are things you’d like lawmakers to do to help your business, then tell the people who were elected to represent you, Editor-in-Chief Michelle Graff writes.
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