Microsoft To Change SkyDrive Name After UK Trademark Loss

Law360, New York (August 1, 2013, 6:38 PM EDT) -- Microsoft Corp. will change the name of its SkyDrive cloud storage service following a U.K. court finding in June that it infringed a trademark held by British Sky Broadcasting Group PLC, the companies said Wednesday.

Microsoft and Sky have reached a settlement in the wake of a U.K. High Court of Justice ruling that found against Microsoft in a trademark infringment dispute over its SkyDrive cloud storage service. Under the deal, Microsoft will not appeal the U.K. court ruling and Sky will allow the software giant...
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