EchoStar, DirecTV Settle Search Spat

Moss, Linda
February 2007
Multichannel News;2/12/2007, Vol. 28 Issue 7, p4
The article reports on the settlement of the litigation between EchoStar Communications and DirecTV. The litigation is about each company's purchase of keywords from search engines such as Google to promote their businesses. Trademark infringement allegations over the keywords were the source of the lawsuit and counter lawsuit.


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