American Greetings Sues Over Strawberry Shortcake
The 2001 contract between the two companies gave DIC the rights to the Shortcake image, provided DIC didn't sell the interests in the character to a direct competitor of American Greetings.
American Greetings' June 26 suit claims that an upcoming merger between DIC and the Canadian company Cookie Jar Entertainment violates those terms.
DIC's planned merger with Cookie Jar "will transfer...
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