Thursday, December 12, 2019

DISNEY’S PLAN TO TRADEMARK MEXICAN HOLIDAY IS MUERTO

May 8, 2013 by · Leave a Comment 

The Walt Disney Co. has apparently decided it’s not a good idea to try to trademark the name of a Mexican holiday. On Tuesday it was reported that Disney had filed 10 applications for trademarks of the name Dia de los Muertos, a holiday that reportedly has its roots more than 2,000 years into Aztec […]

FEATURED BEVERAGE FIRMS SEEK PRODUCT REPLACEMENT IN FLIGHT

November 6, 2012 by · Leave a Comment 

Anheuser-Busch and the distributor of Stolichnaya vodka are reportedly unhappy about the use of their products in Paramount’s new hit film Flight, which shows Denzel Washington drinking Budweiser and Stoly. Ordinarily they might even have been expected to pay a product-placement fee to have them included in the movie. But the character played by Washington […]