Brands to Watch: Lady Gaga, John Galliano, J&J and more


Brands to Watch

US attorney shuts down online poker sites, while FTC goes after fake news sites hawking acai berry and other diets.

President Obama calls for secure online ID system, as VP Joe Biden calls piracy “outright theft.”

Cablevision brings Hulu, iTunes and web video to TV.

John Galliano fired by his namesake fashion label.

Google frustrated by music label talks.

J&J eyes buying Swiss firm, Synthes, for $20B.[more]

Kobe Bryant says he is really sorry about gay slur.

Lady Gaga releases controversial new single, Judas.

Microsoft patent fight divides companies.

Papa John’s co-CEO resigns abruptly.

Rick Santorum doesn’t realize source of his campaign slogan.