Thursday Jul 17
Courthouse News Service
Massive Hallmark Trade Secret Award Affirmed
The 8th Circuit upheld a $31 million award for Hallmark against a company that stole its trade secrets and launched a massive cover-up to hide its wrongdoing.
Judge upholds $31M Hallmark trade secrets verdict
The Eighth Circuit of the U.S. Court of Appeals has upheld a $31.3 million verdict in favor of Hallmark Cards Inc. The Kansas City greeting cards company secured the original verdict after going to trial over a trade secrets case.
Sleeping With The Enemy
Just like big account switches, client conflicts crop up on Madison Avenue every now and then.
Two KC families rank among nation's wealthiest
Two venerable names in Kansas City made the latest Forbes list of America's Richest Families.
Christmas in July: TV week of holiday programming
The Hallmark TV channels are beginning a week's worth of holiday programming on the Fourth of July - but think ornaments and egg nog instead of fireworks and hot dogs.