Powershop's ad was pulled after a swift response from the patent lawyers of LucasFilm.
Powershop's ad was pulled after a swift response from the patent lawyers of LucasFilm.

Darth Vader's legal blunder

WHAT do you get when you cross Darth Vader and Maria von Trapp?

A swift response from the patent lawyers of LucasFilm, as power retailer Powershop found out.

It seems their online advertisement  featuring Darth caused a fair amount of disturbance in the force and Powershop responded by pulling it from circulation.

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Quantity of cash found at Dysart

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