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FILE - In this June 18, 2018, file photo, patches cover the back of a Girl Scout's vest at a demonstration of some of their activities in Seattle. Girl Scouts of the United States of America claim the century-old organization is in a

Girl Scouts rebuke Boy Scouts in escalating recruitment war

Dec. 26, 2020 7:24 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — The Girl Scouts are in a “highly damaging” recruitment war with the Boy Scouts after the latter opened its core services to girls, leading to marketplace confusion and some girls unwittingly joining the Boy Scouts, lawyers for the century-old Girl Scouts organization claim in...

In this photo taken on Feb. 6, 2019 the headquarters of French TV Canal Plus, is pictured in Boulogne-Billancourt, outside Paris. Powerful French entertainment company Canal Plus trademarked the term

French NGOs fight media company's trademark on word 'planet'

Dec. 14, 2020 11:04 AM EST

PARIS (AP) — Can a company own the word planet? Powerful French entertainment company Canal Plus trademarked the term in France, but environmental groups are pushing back, saying they should be allowed to use the word “planet” to promote their projects to save it. Multiple cases are under...