July 1, 1999 |
An Orange County Small Claims Court judge rejected StressBusters Massage Co.'s $5,000 claim against Pacific Bell Directory, ruling that the Yellow Pages publisher's contracts allow it to edit ads as it sees fit. StressBusters, a Laguna Hills massage firm that specializes in treating infants and pregnant women, sued after Pacific Bell refused to print its Web address in its ad.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
October 18, 1996 |
Hoisting the 1,700-page telephone directory for several North County communities used to be a test of strength. Now, reading it has become a test of eyesight. The GTE Directories company says it will save "millions of dollars" by using smaller paper and type in the 10 million directories it will distribute by spring in Southern California. Aside from saving costs, GTE spokeswoman Laura Volberding says, the directories' smaller size makes them "more user friendly."