Court Rules In A-B's Favor Over Ads

Published: 06/21/2004

MILWAUKEE, (PRNewswire) - A federal judge last month rejected two of three SABMiller attempts to restrict Anheuser-Busch's advertising that points out Miller's South African ownership. In his order, U.S. District Judge Lynn Adelman ruled that Anheuser-Busch was free to say in its advertising that ""Miller was purchased by South African Breweries"" and that ""Miller is South African owned.