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2009-01-06 12:57:00

CINCINNATI, Jan. 6, 2009 /PRNewswire/ -- The Procter & Gamble Company (NYSE: PG) and Fruit of the Earth have reached a settlement in the lawsuit P&G filed on December 12, 2007 against Fruit of the Earth for trade dress and patent infringement on its Olay Regenerist brands. The parties have agreed to a Consent Judgment in which Fruit of the Earth recognized the validity of P&G's rights in the Olay Regenerist Trade Dress and certain of P&G's patent rights identified in the...

2009-01-01 02:26:00

NEW YORK, Jan. 1 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- For the first time since its conception, the Charmin Restrooms were open on New Years Eve from 12am to 2am, offering the crowd of millions in Times Square a safe and clean bathroom haven after the 2009 ball dropped. (Photo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20090101/LATH902) The millions who attended the New Year's Eve ball drop were asked by police to stay in their designated area starting at 3 PM. The city does not provide potable...

2008-12-23 11:47:00

Winning Filmmaker to be Announced During Live Broadcast of the People's Choice Awards on January 7, 2009 CINCINNATI, Dec. 11, 2008 /PRNewswire/ -- In support of its new "Feel More" marketing campaign, Downy, in collaboration with Gen Art, the leading arts and entertainment organization dedicated to showcasing emerging talent, is challenging four filmmakers to create vignettes that inspire a deeper appreciation for the present. These one-of-a-kind films remind people to take time during...

Word of the Day
  • A rich embroidered or brocaded silk fabric woven originally with a warp of gold thread.
'Baudekin' seems to be an alternative form of 'baldachin,' from the Italian 'Baldacco,' Baghdad, the city where the material was made.