When starting a business, it’s a good idea to get those trademarks and patents filed ASAP. Here is a lesson for the little guys.
Nissan Motor Sued Nissan Computer For Trademark Infringement, Trademark Dilution, And Cyber-Squatting Seeking 10 Million Dollars In Damages. The thing is Nissan Computers predates Nissan Motors as it’s the last name of the companies founder. In this case, an International company is using the courts to deprive the Nissan family of their freedom of speech and the use of the own name.
This odyssey seems to have stalled a few years back but the end results are the infringement of the individual’s rights are outweighed by big pockets and Corporate dominance. Read the full story