June 17, 1999
Mikki Anderson calls herself "this little pea" in Pacific Bell Directory's mattress. Anderson will take the Yellow Pages publishing giant to Orange County Small Claims Court on Friday, alleging the directory has damaged her Laguna Hills therapeutic massage firm by refusing to print its Web address. Earlier this year, Pacific Bell Directory identified six business categories for which it would no longer print e-mail or Web site addresses, massage among them.
June 17, 1999 |
Mikki Anderson calls herself "this little pea" in Pacific Bell Directory's mattress. Anderson will take the Yellow Pages publishing giant to Orange County Small Claims Court on Friday with a claim that the company has damaged her Laguna Hills therapeutic massage business by refusing to print its Web address. Pacific Bell Directory this year identified six business categories for which it would no longer print e-mail or Web site addresses, massage among them.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
July 7, 1998 |
With new phone books arriving throughout the region, officials are promoting recycling of last year's model. Pacific Bell Directory and the Los Angeles Bureau of Sanitation have begun a telephone book recycling program for Sunland, Tujunga, Burbank and Glendale residents and those in surrounding areas. The drive will continue until Aug.
May 28, 1997 |
Pacific Bell Directory, which has provided free or low-cost training programs to small businesses for the last three years, has announced expansion of its outreach effort in a partnership with nine other corporations. The new partners will enable Pacific Bell Directory to double the number of classes offered statewide each year from 100 to 200.
March 6, 1996 |
An Orange County Superior Court jury in Santa Ana has awarded $2.1 million to five Yellow Pages sales agents who alleged that their employer coerced them into taking early retirement. Some pension and benefit specialists said the jury's decision clearly reflects increasing angst over corporate downsizing and the loss of the employee-employer loyalty bond.
August 15, 1995 |
Scores of workers at Pacific Bell Directory, publisher of the telephone company's Yellow Pages, went on strike Monday afternoon at several sites in the Southland, including this city, union officials said. The International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers said many of the 550 clerical and sales staff at Pacific Bell Directory's offices in Los Angeles, San Diego, Anaheim and the San Fernando Valley walked out at 3:30 p.m.