Phil Lynch http://wfpl.org en 'Nicest Cease and Desist Letter' Boosts Novelist's Sales http://wfpl.org/post/nicest-cease-and-desist-letter-boosts-novelists-sales <p>The Brown-Forman Corporation, which owns Jack Daniel&#39;s whiskey, among many other liquor brands, is claiming local author Patrick Wensink has violated the company&#39;s trademark.</p><p>This could have been a classic David vs. Goliath story, in which corporate lawyers threaten to squash a struggling novelist. But in this case, it seems Goliath would rather take David out for a friendly drink.</p><p>Wensink got the letter from Brown-Forman&#39;s attorneys on July 12.</p> Mon, 23 Jul 2012 21:49:09 +0000 Erin Keane 1100 at http://wfpl.org 'Nicest Cease and Desist Letter' Boosts Novelist's Sales