Bidz.com Sues eBay Over Trademark

Law360, New York (October 17, 2003, 12:00 AM EDT) -- Internet auction company Bidz.com filed suit in the United States District Court for Central California against larger rival eBay, alleging trademark infringement and unfair competition, the company said in a statement.

The suit alleges that eBay infringed on Bidz.com's "$1 No Reserve" trademark. Bidz.com sent a letter to eBay demanding the company cease all use of the mark, but eBay continues to advertise, promote and use the disputed mark, according to Bidz.com.

Bidz.com said it is seeking a permanent injunction enjoining eBay from using the trademark...
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