Linked by Thom Holwerda on Mon 21st Mar 2011 23:00 UTC
Legal There's a scene in American Beauty where Kevin Spacey masturbates in the shower, while his voice-over states: "This will be the highlight of my day. It's all downhill from here." That's how I feel right now. We just had Microsoft suing Barnes & Noble, which was already pretty low to begin with, but Apple just upped the ante by suing Amazon... Over the 'app store' trademark. For the love of god.
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Soooo, Apple is suing for trademark infringement, on a trademark they don't have? The US judicial system boggles my Canadian mind. :roll-eyes:

One of the requirements of having and keeping a trademark (in the US, that is) is that you need to actively defend it and as such this could be seen as Apple trying to fulfill that requirement. But I agree, it is a stretch for suing someone over a trademark that hasn't actually yet been granted.

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