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John Shannon, international president of Grey Worldwide, will take on the additional post of chairman of Grey's agency in Turkey, Cenajans Grey. The agency's chairman, Nail Kecili, will resign after being arrested and charged last week with involvement in organized crime.

World Wrestling Federation Entertainment is suing one vocal parents group that has been pressuring advertisers to pull spots from WWF's programming. The lawsuit against the Parents Television Council was filed in U.S. District Court in New York. .

Sidney E. Woloshin, co-composer of the famous McDonald's Corp. jingle "You Deserve a Break Today," died Nov. 5 of pneumonia at the age of 72. Last year, Ad Age declared the jingle as the century's best. Mr. Woloshin was a producer for J. Walter Thompson Co., New York before starting his own company devoted to jingles. .

Screen Actors Guild fined Tiger Woods $100,000 for appearing in a non-union ad for General Motors Corp.'s Buick brand during the commercial actors strike.

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