Linked by Thom Holwerda on Wed 10th Jan 2007 23:53 UTC, submitted by danB
Legal Cisco has sued Apple over the use of the 'iPhone' brand. "Cisco today announced that it has filed a lawsuit in the United States District Court for the Northern District of California against Apple, Inc., seeking to prevent Apple from infringing upon and deliberately copying and using Cisco's registered iPhone trademark."
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RE: They must be prepared for it
by smashIt on Thu 11th Jan 2007 00:37 UTC in reply to "They must be prepared for it"
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b) They're going to fight it in court, most probably by trying to argue all names of the form "iAnything" belong to Apple.

the only problem is that ciscos iPhone-brand dates back 2 years before the first iMac
If someone copied the "i-Brand" it's apple

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