Advocates Join Blockshopper In Jones Day Suit

Law360, New York (September 22, 2008, 12:00 AM EDT) -- Public advocates and freedom of speech groups on Friday filed a friend of the court brief on behalf of Blockshopper.com, which was slapped with a trademark infringement suit by Jones Day after the real estate Web site posted links to the law firm's Web site.

The defendants in the case filed a motion to dismiss on the same day.

The law firm can't use trademark law to intimidate an independent Web site and stop it from referring to the firm by name or linking to the...
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