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August 20, 1992 | From Times Staff and Wire Reports
Coors Light Loses Dispute: A federal judge ruled that Coors Light should not use water from Virginia if it wants to call the beer that it sells in the Northeast "the taste of the Rockies." U.S. District Judge Michael Mukasey lifted his week-old ban on a multimedia ad campaign unleashed last month by Coors archrival Anheuser-Busch Cos. of St. Louis. The pointed ads challenge Coors' claim that its beer is made with only the purest Rocky Mountain spring water.
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August 20, 1992 | From Times Staff and Wire Reports
Coors Light Loses Dispute: A federal judge ruled that Coors Light should not use water from Virginia if it wants to call the beer that it sells in the Northeast "the taste of the Rockies." U.S. District Judge Michael Mukasey lifted his week-old ban on a multimedia ad campaign unleashed last month by Coors archrival Anheuser-Busch Cos. of St. Louis. The pointed ads challenge Coors' claim that its beer is made with only the purest Rocky Mountain spring water.
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March 4, 1991 | From United Press International
Beach Boy Sues Liquor Company: Michael Love of Santa Barbara, who sang with the Beach Boys, sued Michigan-based Hiram Walker Inc., alleging that the liquor company unlawfully used his picture and name on a poster for its Kokomo tropical liquor last spring. Love, who wrote and recorded the song "Kokomo" in 1988, had been negotiating a deal to perform with his band, Endless Summer Beach Band, for a Hiram Walker promotional, but talks broke down last January over numerous changes in the promotion.
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March 4, 1991 | From United Press International
Beach Boy Sues Liquor Company: Michael Love of Santa Barbara, who sang with the Beach Boys, sued Michigan-based Hiram Walker Inc., alleging that the liquor company unlawfully used his picture and name on a poster for its Kokomo tropical liquor last spring. Love, who wrote and recorded the song "Kokomo" in 1988, had been negotiating a deal to perform with his band, Endless Summer Beach Band, for a Hiram Walker promotional, but talks broke down last January over numerous changes in the promotion.
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