A judge has ruled that Amazon has to face a lawsuit over trademark search where it appears to show results for competitors when searching for a specific brand.
We've had this kind of thing before, and it's always borderline, especially when a trademark is involved. At least the court thinks the lawsuit should be heard, even if the result is a foregone conclusion.
"We think a jury could find that Amazon has created a likelihood of confusion," the court wrote. Amazon Faces Lawsuit Over Trademark Search [reuters.com]