facebook.jpgIPNews® – Facebook, Inc. is tangled in another round of litigation, this time for the website’s timeline feature, which a rival claims infringes its trademarks.

Timelines, Inc. alleges that Facebook’s timeline feature infringes its TIMELINES trademark, but Facebook claims the trademark should never have been granted because the term is generic.  Timelines countered that just because a word appears in a dictionary does not mean it can’t be protected, citing Facebook’s 14 trademark registrations for LIKE.

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