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Competitor Trademark Infringement

  1. Google’s Rosetta Stone AdWords Woes Continue as Case Reopened

    Rosetta Stone’s trademark infringement lawsuit against Google, first filed in 2009 and dismissed by a Virginia court in August 2010, has been revived by a federal appeals court. At issue: whether the sale of trademarked search keywords to the...

  2. Court: Bidding on Competitor's Name OK in AdWords, adCenter

    Google AdWords is no stranger to trademark infringement law suits. Buying ads based on a competitor's name doesn't violate trademark law, a court has ruled, overturning a lawsuit over AdWords and adCenter ads displaying trademarked names.

  3. Search Engines and Legal Issues

    Copyright infringement The search engine is making incremental revenue, sure, but the person who is doing the infringement is the advertiser. The infringement, in my mind, occurs within the ad, and then the web site they have you driven to.