Chinese manufacturer discontinues popular $79 toy after being threatened with legal action
We were determined not to write a word about the SJ Action Figure, the Steve Jobs look-alike doll that got so much free publicity earlier this week. But now Apple’s (AAPL) legal department has turned it into a news story.
M.I.C Gadget, the toy’s Chinese manufacturer, announced Tuesday that it had discontinued the product after selling out its first batch of 300. From its website:
With any luck, that’s the last we’ll hear about it.
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