Hallmark Cards, Paris Hilton Settle Lawsuit
STEVE INSKEEP, host:
And today's last word in business is: that's hot.
That's socialite and reality TV star Paris Hilton's catchphrase. Hallmark Cards made a greeting card that spoofed Hilton using that phrase and she was not amused. Hilton apparently took out a trademark on the words - that's hot - in 2007, so she sued the card company. The legal drama has finally come to an end. Hallmark announced yesterday that it reached a settlement with Paris Hilton. No word about the terms of the settlement, although Hallmark presumably is sending a we're sorry card.
And that's the business news on MORNING EDITION from NPR News. I'm Steve Inskeep.
ARI SHAPIRO, host:
And I'm Ari Shapiro.
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