Haute Hippie clothing sues former employees for theft of company funds
A group of employees looted chic clothing label Haute Hippie, the company says — and they didn’t spend a cent on tie-dye or granola.
The crooked co-workers instead stole hundreds of thousands of dollars to finance a high-flying, club-hopping lifestyle, according to a lawsuit filed Wednesday.
Four Haute Hippie employees, along with 10 John Joes and Jane Does, were accused of a “criminal pattern of gluttonous spending and outrageous excess.”
The quartet of identified conspirators allegedly performed “acts of unashamed thievery ... to steal and misuse Haute Hippie’s corporate funds for wholly... read more