All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘trademark law’

Twitter Reacts to Facebook’s Trademark of “Book”

In its revised “Statement of Rights and Responsibilities,” Facebook claims the word “book” as a trademark. This may seem both pedantic and silly, but Facebook has always been protective of its namesake. Jon Brodkin of Ars Technica clears things up in his article on the issue: You may recall that Facebook has launched multiple lawsuits against websites incorporating the word …

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Who’s Got The Buzz: Yahoo or Google?

UPDATE: Google’s Victoria Katsarou tells WebProNews…

"We chose the name Buzz because of the word’s connotations of activity, conversations, sharing of information… Buzz’ is not a trademarked term."

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