Latest Yellow Pages Association Stories

2011-06-29 17:18:00

SEATTLE, June 29, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Yellow Pages publishers expressed disappointment today over the decision by a U.S. District Court judge to uphold Seattle's unnecessary phone book law, which is marred by First Amendment and privacy concerns, duplication, waste, and inefficiency.

2011-05-12 15:16:00

SEATTLE, May 12, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Yellow Pages publishers have filed a notice of appeal of a Seattle judge's denial of their request to enjoin Seattle's unconstitutional and unnecessary phone book law marred by duplication and waste, inefficiency, and a lack of privacy guarantees.

2011-05-05 10:57:00

SEATTLE, May 5, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Duplication and waste, inefficiency, lack of privacy guarantees and an array of other concerns characterize Seattle's Yellow Pages opt-out website according to the Local Search Association, which manages a nationwide, industry-sponsored telephone directory opt-out program already available to Seattle residents through the www.yellowpagesoptout.com program. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110505/NY96413 ) (Logo:...

2011-04-21 07:05:00

BERKELEY HEIGHTS, N.J., April 21, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The Local Search Association, formerly the Yellow Pages Association, today released its second annual sustainability report - expanding its scope to follow the universally recognized Global Reporting Initiative (GRI) framework.

2011-04-18 08:05:00

BERKELEY HEIGHTS, N.J., April 18, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The Yellow Pages Association (YPA) today unveiled a new name - Local Search Association - alongside a new visual identity, reflecting the industry's transition from print publisher to a provider of local search services to small businesses and their consumers. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110418/NY84627LOGO ) CityGrid, MerchEngine, Kudzu, Telnic Limited, Kenshoo, Thrive Analytics, deCarta, dotMobi, VendAsta Technologies and...

2011-03-08 10:22:00

SAN FRANCISCO, March 8, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- A coalition of concerned labor union leaders, small businesses owners, Spanish-language, Chinese-language and LGBT publishers, consumers and industry groups today announced their opposition to a proposed ordinance that would effectively stop Yellow Pages distribution in San Francisco.

2011-02-23 07:10:00

BERKELEY HEIGHTS, N.J., Feb. 23, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- As Americans prepare to file their tax returns, Yellow Pages publishers see an increase in searches for tax-related headings.

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