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  • News

    January 30, 2014
  • Blogs

    December 19, 2007

    The Video Professor Loses a Round In His Battle Against Critics

    As documented in this September blog, John Scherer and his Colorado company, Video Professor, play hardball when it comes to criticism -- hence the legal action it took against anonymous online gripes about the firm, which aggressively markets computer-training products via ubiquitous commercials an ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 24, 2007

    The Video Professor Sues His Unnamed Critics

    Denver's John Scherer, a.k.a. the Video Professor, comes across as a kindly sort on the infomercials that his company airs on TV stations and cable systems across the country. But as was made clear in Westword's 2006 cover story about the Prof and his empire, which is based on mail-order tutorials d ... More >>

  • News

    September 14, 2000

    Blowing Smoke

    Think Colorado's courts are overstuffed? So sue me.

  • News

    July 20, 2000

    When on Rome...

    A syndicated sports talker and a local station run afoul of the Colorado Rockies PR department.

  • News

    June 1, 2000

    Sporting Chance

    There's no safety in numbers for SUVs.

  • News

    May 9, 1996

    Adding Insult to Injury

    Pulling the plug on attorney advertising could get somebody sued -- including the State of Colorado