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Nutrition consultant SportFuel says Gatorade's new marketing campaign stepped on its trademark

Jonathan Bilyk Aug. 4, 2016, 10:05pm

Sportfuel Inc., a nutrition consulting firm in Chicago’s western suburbs which says it has worked with several Chicago professional sports teams and other “elite” athletes and athletic organizations “worldwide,” has sued Pepsico and Gatorade, saying one of the companies’ newer Gatorade marketing slogans has ripped off the consulting firm’s name and identity.

Assyrian foundation power struggle spills into court amid investigation into purported actions to fund Middle East Christian relief work

Jonathan Bilyk Aug. 28, 2015, 5:49pm

A power struggle within a Lincolnwood-based Assyrian charitable foundation reportedly under investigation and facing a subpoena from prosecutors seeking information on allegedly questionable financial activities has spilled into Cook County Circuit Court, as each side has asked a judge to bar the other from any influence on how the organization conducts its business and spends its millions of dollars in the bank.