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Rupert Murdoch Claims To Own the “Sky” In “Skype”

August 13th, 2010 08:38 admin Leave a comment Go to comments

Crudely_Indecent writes “Not content to own just news stories, Rupert Murdoch is now going after individual words! His BSkyB is fighting a legal battle with the Skype, claiming that it owns the ‘Sky’ in ‘Skype’. From the article: ‘A spokesman for Sky confirmed that the company has been involved in a “five-year dispute with Skype” over trademark applications filed by the telecomms company. These are, the spokesman added: “including, but not limited to, television-related goods and services.”‘”

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