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Overture looses AdWords lawsuit in France


Overture has been held legally liable because the judge considered Overture's ad booking tool also encouraged advertisers to chose keywords that were trade marks belonging to Accor. Overture was ordered to pay damages of 200 000 euros and to publish the judgment on its website.


  • January 27, 2005: Marken-Trigger auch für Overture verboten,

    Das Tribunalgericht im französischen Nanterre übt sich in einer Art ausgleichender Gerechtigkeit. Nachdem gerade erst Google verurteilt wurde, muss jetzt auch der Konkurrent Overture eine Niederlage einstecken.





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