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- IPG Drops Suit Against Omnicom. Jensen, Trevor // Adweek Eastern Edition;10/8/2001, Vol. 42 Issue 41, p3
Reports the plan of the Interpublic Group and Foote, Cone & Belding (FCB) to drop lawsuit against Omnicom and DDB in Chicago, Illinois. Plan to seek temporary restraining order to prevent DDB from raiding FCB talent; Charges to Brian Williams, Omnicom and DDB president; Claims about a...
- Which ball is it? Russell, Geoff // Golf World;09/01/2000, Vol. 54 Issue 11, p4
Provides information on the lawsuit filed by the Public Remedies Inc, a nonprofit group, against Nike Golf company for false and misleading advertising.
- Truth or consequences. Tschida, Molly // Modern Physician;Jun99, Vol. 3 Issue 6, p12
Reports on the decision of the New York Court of Appeals that a Westchester County couple could sue IntegraMed, a fertility clinic, for false advertising. Details on the case; Charges filed by the New York City Department of Consumer Affairs against the clinic; Statement from the appeals court.
- Rubbernecking. O'Reilly, Peter L. // Promo;Oct2002, Vol. 15 Issue 11, p16
Focuses on the lessons learned from the lawsuits filed against the companies resulting from the promotional campaigns in the U.S. Need for disclosure of age limits during a contest; Verification of age and qualifications; Warning of potential hazards.
- FTC Charges 'Balance Bracelet' Marketers With Making False Claims. // Response;Jun2004, Vol. 12 Issue 9, p11
Reports on the allegations of fraud and unsubstantiated claims made by the Federal Trade Commission against the California-based marketers of the Balance Bracelet, marketed to be a pain relief product. Details about the lawsuit; Violations of the FTC Act; Proposals for a permanent injunctive relief
- You be the Judge. Donaldson, William // Saturday Evening Post;4/6/1957, Vol. 229 Issue 40, p95
Focuses on the decision of a U.S. court on the false advertising lawsuit filed against an actor who released a sleep-inducing monologue for insomnia patients. Effect of the misrepresentation of the records on insomnia sufferers according to the court.
- Court allows ban on ad with Decalogue. // Christian Century;05/03/2000, Vol. 117 Issue 14, p498
Reports that the United States Supreme Court refused to rule against a California school district's rejection of an advertisement containing the Ten Commandments on a high school baseball field sign. Overview of the advertisement; Background on the case; Decision of the appeals court.
- Supreme Court extends protection of First Amendment to advertising. Hartman, George E. // Marketing News;7/2/76, Vol. 10 Issue 1, p12
The article reports on a ruling made by the U.S. Supreme Court that extends protection of First Amendment to advertising. The case involves the Virginia State Board of Pharmacy and the Virginia Citizens Council. According to the decision, an advertiser is not disqualified from protection if his...
- Ad's Legal Fight Ends. Wechsler, Jill // Pharmaceutical Executive;Feb2002, Vol. 22 Issue 2, p21
Reports on the dropping of a lawsuit challenging the promotion of abortifacient RU-486 through advertisements sponsored by the National Abortion Federation (NAF). Claims of the suit against NAF; Reactions of NAF to the suit.