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Feb 11, 2014, 22:45 ET

Alliance for Wireless Power et Power Matters Alliance unissent leurs forces

-- Signature d'un accord pour renforcer les normes et accélérer la croissance du marché de la recharge sans fil Alliance for...

Feb 11, 2014, 08:15 ET

La Alliance for Wireless Power y la Power Matters Alliance unen sus fuerzas

- Se firma un acuerdo para consolidar los estándares y acelerar el crecimiento del mercado de la carga inalámbrica La Alliance for...

Feb 11, 2014, 08:15 ET

Alliance for Wireless Power und Power Matters Alliance schließen sich zusammen

-- Abkommen zur Konsolidierung von Standards und zur Wachstumsbeschleunigung auf dem Markt für drahtlose Energieübertragung...

Feb 11, 2014, 08:15 ET

Alliance for Wireless Power and Power Matters Alliance Join Forces

The Alliance for Wireless Power (A4WP) and Power Matters Alliance (PMA) today announced that the two associations have signed an agreement aimed at...

Nov 17, 2012, 07:18 ET

Maureen Ohlhausen Addresses PMA Marketing Law Conference

 The Promotion Marketing Association's 34th Annual Marketing Law Conference concluded with a keynote address from FTC Commissioner Maureen...

Nov 17, 2012, 07:15 ET

Procter & Gamble's Majoras Delivers Keynote At PMA Marketing Law Conference

 Procter & Gamble's Chief Legal Officer Deborah Platt Majoras delivered a keynote address to an audience of leading attorneys, brand...

Nov 13, 2012, 19:35 ET
FTC Commissioner Julie Brill and Ron Urbach of Davis & Gilbert LLP.  (PRNewsFoto/PMA)

FTC Commissioner Chats With Industry Leaders

 FTC Commissioner Julie Brill joined Ron Urbach of Davis & Gilbert, in a far-ranging "Fireside Chat" as a keynote presentation of the...

Nov 13, 2012, 18:58 ET
Linda Goldstein, Manatt Phelps & Phillips LLP Addresses PMA's Marketing Law Conference.  (PRNewsFoto/PMA)

The Complex Challenges Facing Advertisers on New Media Platforms

 One of the nation's leading advertising lawyers told an audience of her colleagues that "data is the new promotional currency" while she...

Nov 12, 2012, 20:00 ET

PMA Marketing Law Conference Begins

 Representatives of the Federal Trade Commission, the world's largest brands, state Attorneys General, technology pioneers and the nation's...

Aug 09, 2012, 08:00 ET

PMA Announces Keynote and Speaker Lineup for Digital Shopper Marketing Summit 2012

Keynote presenters from management consultancy Booz & Co., trend forecaster PSFK, along with 7-Eleven, Amazon, Hasbro, Pepsi, Unilever and...

Apr 10, 2012, 08:42 ET
"The Universe Speaks: A Heavenly Dialogue" A Book by Kimberly Klein.  (PRNewsFoto/PMA Press)

The Universe Speaks: A Heavenly Dialogue

 The world waited and prayed as people witnessed on the news in nearly every country around the world Kimberly Klein's search for her...

Mar 16, 2012, 00:52 ET
Super REGGIE Winners are (L) Roger Box, Digitas and (R) Allison Silver, American Express OPEN. (PRNewsFoto/PMA/Keith Tonini)

Small Business Saturday Takes Super REGGIE

 Small Business Saturday, a unique cause marketing campaign created by American Express, was awarded the 2012 Super REGGIE; the highest...

Dec 06, 2011, 08:22 ET
The Story that made international headline news is now a book!  Hummingbirds Don't Fly In The Rain by Kimberly Klein.  (PRNewsFoto/PMA Press)

Hummingbirds Don't Fly in the Rain: A Mother's Extraordinary Search for Her Daughter in This Life and the Next

The story that grabbed international headlines is revealed in a new memoir—A mother's heartbreaking journey from the loss of a child to...

Nov 21, 2011, 18:20 ET

Corporations, Law Firms, Agencies and Government Regulators Convene in Chicago: PMA's Marketing Law Conference Tackles Industrywide Issues and ICANN Proposal

  With an agenda featuring FTC commissioners, attorneys general, legal heavyweights and stewards of the world's leading brands,...

Nov 16, 2011, 15:31 ET

Montana AG Bullock Reminds Advertisers to Take a Personal Approach:

Montana's Attorney General, Steve Bullock, told an audience at the Promotion Marketing Association's annual Marketing Law Conference in Chicago to...

Nov 16, 2011, 13:29 ET

FTC Commissioner Brill Warns Advertisers of Potential Harms from Vast Collection of Data; Delivers Message as Featured Speaker at PMA Marketing Law Conference

Speaking to an audience of leading advertising, marketing and legal professionals gathered in Chicago for the Promotion Marketing Association's...

Nov 15, 2011, 16:23 ET

Davis & Gilbert's Ron Urbach Cites Five Keys for Survival, Delivers Message as Featured Speaker at PMA Marketing Law Conference

One of the nation's foremost authorities on Advertising, Marketing and Promotions law laid out his vision of how leading businesses can...

Nov 15, 2011, 16:05 ET

Manatt, Phelps & Phillips' Linda Goldstein Details Changing Landscape in Promotions Law

Speaking to an audience of leading advertising, marketing and legal professionals gathered in Chicago for the Promotion Marketing Association's...

Sep 01, 2011, 09:00 ET

Savings Doesn't Have to be Over Zealous, it is Within Everyone's Reach

Continued interest in coupons and savings has caused consumers to make significant changes to their shopping patterns, which have now become an...

May 01, 2008, 01:00 ET

Longshore Union Strikes West Coast Ports

SAN FRANCISCO, May 1 /PRNewswire/ -- The International Longshore and Warehouse Union today struck West Coast ports from Southern California to...