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Kieran Folliard, Jameson reach 'amicable settlement' in 'Big Ginger' whiskey dispute

The former pub owner says he's reached a deal with the Irish whiskey maker and that he'll retain the rights to his "Big Ginger" trademark.
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The former pub owner says he's reached a deal with the Irish whiskey maker and that he'll retain the rights to his "Big Ginger" trademark.

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