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Twitter Gains “Tweet” Trademark

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Remember when we told you about Twitter’s battle to trademark “tweet?” Well sleep tight, tweeps, because there’s a settlement in the works. Twitter has reportedly agreed to drop its lawsuit against Twittad, current owner of a trademarked phrase that includes the word “tweet,” so long as Twittad transfers “tweet” trademark ownership to Twitter. Twemendously confused […]

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Written by Michelle Fabio

October 12th, 2011 at 2:06 pm

Twitter Fighting Twittad Over Tweet Trademark

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Twitter is chirping mad over the 2008 trademark registration of the phrase “Let Your Ad Meet Tweets” by Twittad, an advertising company with services for use on the microblogging king; now the company has brought suit in California to fight it. Although Twitter owns the trademarks for “retweet,” “cotweet,” and “tweetdeck,” it apparently lost the […]

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Written by Michelle Fabio

September 14th, 2011 at 6:00 am