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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. Publishers plan to appeal the decision to the United States Court of Appeals for the 9th Circuit. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110629/CG28462LOGO) "We are deeply disappointed that the Court...

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. The publishers requested that the Seattle District Court temporarily stay the ordinance until the United States Court of Appeals for the 9th Circuit in San Francisco has an opportunity to review their...

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. The Association's 2011 sustainability report - titled "We're All in This Together" - offers a look at the progress directory publishers have made over the past year in regards to environmental, economic and...

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...

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. The group is concerned that the move would put hundreds of San Francisco residents out of work, limit small businesses' marketing, and hurt the city's fragile...

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. Yellow Pages Association (YPA) research conducted by Burke shows that print yellow pages searches for tax preparers peak in February, while the accountants heading boasts its highest references in January, in preparation for the April due date. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110201/NY39788LOGO-a )...


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