Facebook Parent Meta Accused Of Ripping Off Infinity Logo

By Dorothy Atkins (May 2, 2022, 9:39 PM EDT) -- Meta Platforms Inc.'s new infinity emblem rips off a Swiss computing foundation's logo and damages the nonprofit's reputation for protecting user privacy, according to a trademark infringement lawsuit filed in California federal court.

The nonprofit Dfinity Foundation accuses Meta Platforms Inc. of ripping off its trademarked infinity logo in a lawsuit filed in California federal court Friday.

In a 12-page complaint submitted Friday, the Zurich-based Dfinity Foundation accuses Facebook Inc.'s corporate parent Meta of intentionally seeking to register a logo that infringes the nonprofit's own corporate logo.

"Despite knowledge of Dfinity's mark, Meta chose to proceed with its application to obtain...

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