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In the News

Accenture introduces global brand campaign.

Alamo trademark flap resolved in Texas.

Anna’s Thins cookies adopt a new look.

Apple‘s iPad tested as voting device in Oregon, continues “App Store” fight with Amazon.

Best Buy ups holiday spending and introduces “Game On, Santa” campaign.

Boeing wins its biggest-ever commercial-jet deal even as mechanism for deal is criticized.

Cannes adds Mobile Lions award.

Coach pushes for China to become its No. 1 market within three years.

Deutsche Borse and NYSE seek to appease European Union.

Fiat introduces another TV commercial featuring Jennifer Lopez and its Gucci edition.[more]

Full Tilt Poker takeover deal reached between French investor and U.S. Justice Department.

GameStop trims forecast because of “uncertain consumer.”

GE stands by bullish view of emerging markets.

Green Mountain‘s expiring K-Cup patents attract rivals.

Harvard beats Yale in t-shirt trademark dispute.

Heinz profit falls.

Herman Cain‘s Godfathers Pizza becomes a partisan issue.

HTC‘s Vivid accused of trademark violation by porn company.

IHOP opens fast-casual IHOP Express.

Kentucky Bourbon Trail dispute settled.

MF Global sees regulators focus on fund transfers as they investigate firm’s demise.

Marc Jacobs loses portions of Spring 2012 fashion collection and gains a Scotland Yard investigation.

Marriott brings hotel brands to Qatar, upgrades Courtyard by Marriott brand in Europe.

Mormons’ advertising campaign seeks to boost perceptions.

Newsweek‘s in trouble one year in with Tina Brown.

Olympus losses tied to organized crime.

Pandora races for political ads.

President Obama participates in the Great American Smokeout.

SABMiller increases Foster’s offer on tax review.

Smirnoff introduces sex and attitude in new campaign.

United Continental sees promise of merger hurt by labor tensions.

Wendy’s debuts W cheeseburger in middle of lineup.

Yelp looks to raise $100M in IPO.

& U.S. Congress debates whether pizza should be counted as a vegetable.