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  1. Google Not Responsible for Policing YouTube Content: French Court

    As they continue to toe the line between search engine and publisher/content curator with the launch of Knowledge Graph features, Google may well expect further legal battles and complaints from copyright holders and creators of original content.

  2. Google to Protest SOPA on Home Page Tomorrow

    We've worked hard to help rights holders deal with piracy. Two bills currently making their way through congress -- SOPA and PIPA -- give the US government and copyright holders extraordinary powers including the ability to hijack DNS and censor...

  3. Understanding Search Engine Patents

    Jon summarized by saying that despite patent ownership that theoretically offers competitive protection to the holders, all search engines tend to use similar tactics in their ranking algorithms. According to the US Patent and Trademark Office...

  4. Understanding Search Engine Patents

    Jon summarized by saying that despite patent ownership that theoretically offers competitive protection to the holders, all search engines tend to use similar tactics in their ranking algorithms. According to the US Patent and Trademark Office...

  5. Search Engines And Legal Issues

    Trademark Holders Don't Automatically Win Similar Domain Names, Federal Judge Rules The Legal Intelligencer, Aug. Just because you hold a trademark doesn't mean you are entitled to take a domain name that makes use of the mark away from someone...

  6. Search Engines and Trademark Issues

    The auction style of bidding that ensues in paid search engines led several trademark holders to File complaints, because unauthorized websites have been able to place bids on keyword terms which may also be considered generic phrases by the...

  7. Search Engines and Trademark Issues

    The auction style of bidding that ensues in paid search engines led several trademark holders to File complaints, because unauthorized websites have been able to place bids on keyword terms which may also be considered generic phrases by the...

  8. 131 (Legitimate) Link Building Strategies

    Study of Domain Name Arbitration System Finds Tilt Toward Trademark Holders. This article is excerpted from 131 (Legitimate) Link Building Strategies available on the Search Engine Watch web site. In search engine optimization (SEO), "off page...

  9. Legal Rulings On Image Search & Meta Tags

    Must something that calls itself a "search engine" provide trademark holders with some degree of visibility, regardless of payment, if they also carry ads for searches involving those trademarks? In another ruling this month by the US Ninth Circuit...

  10. The Search Engine Update, September 4, 2001, Number 108

    Trademark Holders Don't Automatically Win Similar Domain Names, Federal Judge Rules The Legal Intelligencer, Aug.http://www.law.com/cgi-bin/gx.cgi/AppLogic+FTContentServer? Just because you hold a trademark doesn't mean you are entitled to take a...