Red crosses and red faces at Johnson & Johnson

Over at O’Dwyers’ PR blog, reports confirm that J&J has climbed down over its ‘hiding to nuthin” attempts to sue the Red Cross over its use of the (coughs) Red Cross logo. While J&J maintained the legal battle was justified because it hadda protect the sanctity of its trademarks, their climbdown comes after a New York judge tossed J&J’s trademark claim (over the Red Cross emblem) last month;-Settles-Lawsuit-with-American-Red-Cross.html


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