Yahoo Settles Mary Kay Trademark Infringement Suit (WebProNews)

Friday, November 6th, 2009

It looks like some lawyers representing cosmetics giant Mary Kay have removed their figurative war paint.  In early July, Mary Kay sued Yahoo, alleging trademark infringement, but not long ago, Yahoo was able to settle the case. Mary Kay originally objected to Yahoo’s practice of adding links of its own choosing to certain emails.  The links appeared in popups when people would position their …

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Yahoo Settles Mary Kay Trademark Lawsuit Over Online Ad Logos (Bloomberg)

Friday, November 6th, 2009

Nov. 6 (Bloomberg) — Yahoo! Inc. settled a lawsuit by cosmetics distributor Mary Kay Inc. that accused the Internet search firm of letting unauthorized resellers of Mary Kay makeup products use its logos in pop-up advertisements.

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