Navigation Links
American Red Cross Defends Use of Emblem and Mission
Date:12/20/2007

Cross's

licensees.

18. In its claims for relief, J&J asks the court to order the Red Cross

from undertaking any "sale to the consuming public" of emergency

preparedness and related products, even on the Internet and through Red

Cross chapters and outlets. More amazing is the request that the court

order the Red Cross to surrender to J&J all of these preparedness products

"for destruction" by J&J.

19. To date, the Red Cross has generated about $2 million in funds for

the organization from the sale of these products in retail stores. In

contrast, J&J recently made $11 billion in profits in one year. This

lawsuit is not about any threat to J&J's retail business.

20. In short, this lawsuit is a direct attack on the American Red Cross

and its right to use the red cross emblem -- a right that was given by

Congress. Both the Red Cross and J&J have the legal right to use the

emblem as they deem necessary to fulfill their respective missions, for

the Red Cross to prepare the public for emergencies and disasters, and for

J&J to make money in the marketplace. There is no merit to any of the

legal claims asserted by J&J in this lawsuit. The Red Cross intends to

vigorously defend the suit. We will not let J&J take the Red Cross out of

the name American Red Cross.

The American Red Cross helps people prevent, prepare for and respond to emergencies. Last year, almost a million volunteers and 35,000 employees helped victims of almost 75,000 disasters; taught lifesaving skills to millions; and helped U.S. service members separated from their families stay connected. Almost 4 million people gave blood through the Red Cross, the largest supplier of blood and blood products in the United States. The American Red Cross is part of the International Red Cross and Red Crescent Movement. An average of 91 cents of every dollar the Red Cross spends is invest
'/>"/>

SOURCE American Red Cross
Copyright©2007 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2 3 4 5 6

Related medicine news :

1. Many Older Americans Have Active Sex Lives
2. Despite grumbling, most Americans say they are happy at work
3. Record Number of Americans Lack Health Insurance
4. Longaberger Expands Horizon of Hope Campaign to Build Support for American Cancer Societys Breast Cancer Initiatives
5. AUDIO from Medialink and Pfizer: Number of Uninsured Americans Grows to 47 Million
6. New Survey Shows Americans are Still Concerned About Food Safety, Yet Still Not Smart About What They Like to Eat
7. Novo Nordisk Appoints New Leader of North American Business
8. Amid Improving Life Expectancy Rates, Risk of Premature Death is Still Significant for Americans, New Study Shows
9. Primary biliary cirrhosis more severe in African-American and Hispanic patients
10. AOA President Calls on Congress to Reauthorize SCHIP and Take Action to Ensure Health Care Coverage for All Americans
11. American Chemical Societys Weekly Presspac -- Sept. 5, 2007
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:11/21/2014)... Recently, TideStore.com, a leading online store ... its special offer TideStore Thanksgiving Sales . According ... are now provided with big discounts. The special offer ... enjoy an extra 10% discount with this coupon code: ... and have opportunities to win free gifts. TideStore.com has ...
(Date:11/21/2014)... NY (PRWEB) November 21, 2014 CARE ... for its intended parents — and at the same time ... renewed sense of optimism for future parents across the globe, ... , Prospective parents today are zoning in on the ... beyond the encumbering costs, are individuals over-stressing clinical success ...
(Date:11/21/2014)... November 21, 2014 First Choice ... 7am today. The new facility is located at 225 ... , “We are pleased to join the Friendswood ... emergency medical care here,” said Dr. Siddiqi, Facility Medical ... , To celebrate the opening, First Choice Emergency Room ...
(Date:11/21/2014)... Maureen Salamon HealthDay ... -- Jobs requiring intellectually challenging tasks may help preserve ... study suggests. The researchers compared IQ scores ... people with their memory and reasoning scores around age ... stimulating jobs appeared to retain sharper thinking even years ...
(Date:11/21/2014)... people with cochlear implants experience pain, discomfort and problems ... MRI scan, a new study finds. According to ... worldwide have cochlear implants, devices which provide a sense ... severe hearing loss. There have been prior reports of ... One expert said the problem is well-known among ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Thanksgiving Sales from TideStore.com 2Health News:CARE Surrogacy Center Reports on its Multiple Measures of Success 2Health News:CARE Surrogacy Center Reports on its Multiple Measures of Success 3Health News:First Choice Emergency Room Opens New Facility in Friendswood, Texas 2Health News:Could Your Job Help Preserve Your Aging Brain? 2Health News:Could Your Job Help Preserve Your Aging Brain? 3Health News:MRI Can Be Painful, Disruptive for People With Cochlear Implants 2
... Feb. 9 BioInformatics, LLC ( http://www.gene2drug.com ) -- ... life science industry -- will be a recognized sponsor ... ) in Boston, MA at the Hynes Convention Center ... be exhibiting at the show. The first conference ...
... Finding might lead to better diagnosis, treatment, study ... Multiple, interacting genetic risk factors may influence the ... Massachusetts Institute of Technology researchers said they,ve pinpointed ... The findings support a long-held theory that more ...
... that these folks take better care of themselves generally ... Israeli study finds that people with high cholesterol levels ... over four to five years than those who neglect ... a tribute to the effectiveness of the cholesterol-lowering therapy, ...
... to reliably identify the four known types of breast ... of Medicine in St. Louis and collaborating institutions. Using ... effective therapy for each breast tumor type and thereby ... widely used genomic test that applies only to lymph-node ...
... IVF Institute,s New SALUTE(TM) Program Honors Military FAIRFAX, Va., Feb. ... it is offering special discounts on in vitro fertilization (IVF) ... the military who retired after at least twenty years of ... 25% per cycle discount on single cycles of in vitro ...
... Peace of Mind for Global Business TravelersRADNOR, Pa., ... and safety services company, today announced that Uniglobe ... mPassport(SM), HTH,s worldwide mobile healthcare tool. mPassport subscribers ... carefully selected emergency and urgent care services, contracted ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:BioInformatics, LLC, A Recognized Sponsor of First Annual Consumer Genetics Show in Boston, June 9-11, 2009 2Health News:2 Genes Implicated in Autism 2Health News:Taking Statins Faithfully Lengthens Life 2Health News:New genomic test can personalize breast cancer treatment 2Health News:New genomic test can personalize breast cancer treatment 3Health News:Special Discounts On Fertility Treatment For Active Duty and Retired Military 2Health News:HTH Worldwide to Provide Mobile Healthcare Tool to UNIGLOBE Travel International's Agencies 2Health News:HTH Worldwide to Provide Mobile Healthcare Tool to UNIGLOBE Travel International's Agencies 3
(Date:11/21/2014)... Telbec/ - KLOX Technologies Inc. ("KLOX" or the "Company") ... Todd Martensen has been hired to ... Chief Commercial Officer, to oversee KLOX,s commercial launch of ... the treatment of chronic and other hard-to-heal wounds, as ... Europe . Mr. Martensen, a seasoned ...
(Date:11/21/2014)...   Coqui RadioPharmaceuticals Corp. , a medical isotope ... of Molybdenum-99 (Mo-99), is proud to announce it has ... design its Medical Isotope Production Facility (MIPF) in ... isotope of Technetium-99, which is used in 80 percent ... legislation making it a national priority to produce Mo-99, ...
(Date:11/21/2014)... WOODLANDS, Texas , Nov. 21, 2014  Lexicon ... that it has priced its offering of $80,000,000 aggregate ... (the "Convertible Notes") in a private offering within ... were offered to qualified institutional buyers pursuant to Rule ... (the "Securities Act"). Lexicon has also granted the initial ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:KLOX Technologies announces executive appointments 2KLOX Technologies announces executive appointments 3KLOX Technologies announces executive appointments 4Coqui RadioPharmaceuticals Inks Deal With INVAP 2Lexicon Announces Pricing Of Convertible Senior Notes Offering 2Lexicon Announces Pricing Of Convertible Senior Notes Offering 3
... NEW YORK, Oct. 28, 2011 Delcath Systems, Inc. (Nasdaq: ... conference call and webcast to discuss its recent corporate developments ... 4:30 p.m. ET.  Eamonn Hobbs, President and Chief Executive Officer ... for the conference call is 800-322-5044 for domestic participants and ...
... comprised of investment funds advised by Apax Partners ("Apax"), ... Board ("CPPIB") and the Public Sector Pension Investment Board ... Inc. (NYSE: KCI ) have approved the ... in cash, or a total value of approximately $6.3 ...
Cached Medicine Technology:Delcath Systems to Report Third Quarter Progress and Conduct Conference Call 2Delcath Systems to Report Third Quarter Progress and Conduct Conference Call 3Kinetic Concepts Shareholders Approve Acquisition by Apax Partners, CPPIB and PSP Investments 2Kinetic Concepts Shareholders Approve Acquisition by Apax Partners, CPPIB and PSP Investments 3Kinetic Concepts Shareholders Approve Acquisition by Apax Partners, CPPIB and PSP Investments 4
... Slimline SGD5040 Slab Gel Dryer incorporates sturdy metal housing ... design. The large surface area makes it perfect for ... Slim Profile 40cm x 50cm (W x ... Ramping Rates allows you to optimize your ...
... air gel-drying system, Hoefers Easy Breeze can dry as ... or 24 Mini-Gels (8 x 10 cm) at a ... open air drying oven, a specially designed loading platform, ... cold trap, no awkward connections., The Gel Frame is ...
This double-up gel dryer system, 200-240 V, includes 2 Model 583 gel dryers, HydroTech™ vacuum pump, and double-up rack....
... The Model 583 gel dryer is an electrophoresis ... and agarose gels and dries these gels onto ... dryer incorporates lid-mounted heater elements which heat gels ... 45 cm. This 220-240 V unit includes power ...
Medicine Products: