Jones Day, Web Site Settle Hyperlink Trademark Suit

Law360, New York (February 13, 2009, 12:00 AM EST) -- Law firm Jones Day and real estate news Web site have reached a settlement in a trademark lawsuit that drew the attention of Internet free speech advocates across the country.

As part of the settlement in the case, filed in the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Illinois, BlockShopper will revise the way it links to Jones Day.

Specifically, BlockShopper will no longer use the firm's name or its attorneys' names in embedded hyperlinks. When it links to the Jones Day Web site,...
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