Hormel Foods, the maker of the luncheon meat SPAM, sued Jim Henson Productions to stop the creator of the Muppets from calling a character in a new movie SPAM, claiming that the character was unclean and grotesque and would call into question the purity and quality of its meats.
A federal court rejected Hormel’s claims, and Hormel also lost on appeal.
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The above is from Gerry Spence’s Bloodthirsty Bitches and Pious Pimps of Power pages 172-176.