LOS ANGELES Carl's Jr. parent CKE Restaurants Inc. has lost its bid to stop rival Jack In the Box from making Angus burgers the butt of TV ad jokes. A federal judge here said Monday that San Diego-based Jack in the Box could continue to air cheeky television commercials for its 100-percent sirloin burgers. Carpinteria, Calif.-based CKE had alleged that the spots deceived consumers into thinking that Angus beef comes from a cow's anus, and had asked for an injunction to stop their ...
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