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Domain Name Trademark Dilution by Blurring

Acad. of Motion Picture Arts & Scis. v. Network Solutions, Inc.
989 F. Supp. 1276 (C.D. Cal. 1997)
Actmedia, Inc. v. Active Media International, Inc.
1996 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 20814 (N.D. Ill. July 12, 1996)
Advance Magazine Publishers, Inc. v. Vogue Int'l
123 F. Supp. 2d 790 (D.N.J. 2000)
Audi AG v. D'Amato
381 F. Supp. 2d 644 (E. D. Mich. 2005), aff’d, 469 F.3d 534 (6th Cir. 2006); 2007 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 6357 (E.D. Mich. Jan. 30, 2007) (plaintiffs’ request for attorney’s fees)
Avery Dennison Corp. v. Sumpton
999 F. Supp. 1337 (C.D. Cal. 1998), rev'd, 189 F.3d 868 (9th Cir. 1999)
Avlon Indus. v. Robinson
69 U.S.P.Q.2d 1254 (N.D. Ill. 2003) (denying motion to dismiss), 2005 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 5552 (N.D. Ill. Feb. 8, 2005) (granting plaintiff’s motion for summary judgment on dilution)
Aztar Corp. v. MGM Casino
59 U.S.P.Q.2d 1460 (E.D. Va. 2001)
Bay State Savings Bank v. BayState Financial Services, LLC
338 F. Supp. 2d 181 (D. Mass. 2004)
Baylor Univ. v. Int'l Star, Inc.
61 U.S.P.D.2d 1700 (W.D. Tex. 2001)
Bellagio v. Denhammer
2001 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 24764 (D. Nev. July 10, 2001)
Best Vacuum, Inc. v. Ian Design, Inc.
2005 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 9795 (N.D. Ill. Jan. 18, 2005) (plaintiff’s motion for preliminary injunction); 2006 WL 3486879 (N.D. Ill. Nov. 29, 2006) (defendant’s motion for summary judgment)
Biocryst Pharmaceuticals, Inc. v. Namecheap.com
No. CV 05-7615 JFW (C.D. Cal. Nov. 21, 2006)
Board of Directors of Sapphire Bay Condos West v. Simpson
129 Fed. Appx. 711 (3d Cir. 2005)
Boo, Inc. v. Boo.com Group Ltd.
2002 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 3516, 62 U.S.P.Q.2d 1603 (D. Minn. Feb. 21, 2002)
Bosley Medical Inst. v. Kremer
2004 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 8336 (S.D. Cal. Apr. 29, 2004), aff’d in part and rev’d in part, 403 F.3d 672 (9th Cir. 2005)
Caterpillar Inc. v. Telescan Techs.
2002 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 3477 (C.D. Ill. Feb. 13, 2002)
Cello Holdings v. Lawrence-Dahl Cos.; Storey v. Cello Holdings
89 F. Supp. 2d 464 (S.D.N.Y. 2000); 2002 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 1029 (S.D.N.Y. Jan. 24, 2002), vacated, 347 F.3d 370 (2d Cir. 2003)
Chatam Int'l, Inc. v. Bodum, Inc.
157 F. Supp. 2d 549 (E.D. Pa. 2001) (summary judgment), aff’d, 40 Fed. Appx. 685 (3d Cir. 2002)
Choice Hotels Int’l, Inc. v. Wright
355 B.R. 192 (Bankr. C.D. Cal. 2006)
Cintas Corp. v. Unite Here
2009 WL 604099 (S.D.N.Y. March 9, 2009)
Degidio v. West Group Corp.
191 F. Supp. 2d 904 (N.D. Ohio 2002) (motion for summary judgment), 205 F. Supp. 2d 806 (N.D. Ohio 2002) (renewed motion for summary judgment), aff’d, 355 F.3d 506 (6th Cir. 2004), cert. denied, 159 L. Ed. 2d 268 (2004)
Dluhos v. Strasberg
321 F.3d 365 (3d Cir. 2003) (reversing and remanding district court’s decision); 2005 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 34385 (D. N.J. June 23, 2005) (defendant’s motions for summary judgment)
Doctor’s Assocs., Inc. v. Subway.SY LLC
2010 WL 3187899 (D. Minn. July 30, 2010)
E. & J. Gallo Winery v. Spider Webs Ltd.
129 F. Supp. 2d 1033 (S.D. Tex. 2001), aff’d, 286 F.3d 270 (5th Cir. 2002)
Eli Lilly & Co. v. Natural Answers, Inc.
86 F. Supp. 2d 834 (S.D. Ind. 2000), aff’d, 233 F.3d 456 (7th Cir. 2000)
E-Stamp Corp. v. Lahoti
CV-99-9287 (C.D. Cal. June 16, 2000) (order granting permanent injunction); (Aug. 1, 2000) (order awarding attorney’s fees)
Ford Motor Co. v. Cross
441 F.Supp.2d 837 (E.D. Mich. 2006)
Ford Motor Co. v. Ford Fin. Solutions, Inc.
103 F. Supp. 2d 1126 (N.D. Iowa 2000)
Ford Motor Co. v. Great Domains, Inc.
2001 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 12712 (E.D. Mich. Mar. 30, 2001) (motion to dismiss regarding personal jurisdiction); 177 F. Supp. 2d 656 (E.D. Mich. 2001) (motions to dismiss on other grounds)
Freedom Calls Foundation v. Bukstel
2006 WL 845509 (E.D.N.Y. Mar 3, 2006)
Gateway 2000, Inc. v. Gateway.com, Inc.
1997 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 2144 (E.D.N.C. Feb. 6, 1997).
Graduate Mgmt. Admission Council v. Raju
267 F. Supp. 2d 505 (E.D. Va. 2003) (adopting Magistrate Judge’s recommendations)
GreenPoint Fin. Corp. v. Sperry & Hutchinson Co.
116 F. Supp. 2d 405 (S.D.N.Y. 2000)
Hartog & Co. AS v. Swix.com
136 F. Supp. 2d 531 (E.D. Va. 2001)
Hasbro, Inc. v. Clue Computing, Inc.
66 F. Supp. 2d 117 (D. Mass. 1999), aff'd, 232 F.3d 1 (1st Cir. 2000)
Horseshoe Bay Resort Sales Co. v. Lake Lyndon B. Johnson Improvement Corp.
53 S.W.3d 799 (Tex. Ct. App., 3d. Dist., Austin 2001)
HQM, Ltd. v. Hatfield
71 F. Supp. 2d 500 (D. Md. 1999)
Intermatic Inc. v. Toeppen
947 F. Supp. 1227 (N.D. Ill. 1996)
Int'l Bancorp, L.L.C. v. Societe Des Bains De Mer Et Du Cercle Des Etrangers A Monoco
192 F. Supp. 2d 467 (E.D. Va. 2002) aff'd, 329 F.3d 359 (4th Cir. 2003).
Jews for Jesus v. Brodsky
993 F. Supp. 282 (D.N.J.), aff’d, 159 F.3d 1351 (3d Cir. 1998)
Katz v. Modiri
283 F. Supp. 2d 883 (S.D.N.Y. 2003)
Ken Roberts Co. v. Go-To.Com
2000 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 6740 (N.D. Cal. May 11, 2000)
Levinson Axelrod, P.A. v. Heyburn
No. 3:09-cv-05627 (D.N.J. Jan. 13, 2010)
Lewis v. Rocky Mountains Internet
96-CV-4693 (D. Colo. Sept. 26, 1997)
Lockheed Martin Corp. v. Network Solutions Inc.
985 F. Supp. 949 (C.D. Cal. 1997), aff’d, 194 F.3d 980 (9th Cir. 1999)
Lockheed Martin Corp. v. Network Solutions, Inc.
141 F. Supp. 2d 648 (N.D. Tex. 2001)
Louis Vuitton Malletier v. Veit
211 F. Supp. 2d 567 (E.D. Pa. 2002), amended by, 2002 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 13336 (E.D. Pa. July 15, 2002)
Lozano Enterprises v. La Opinión Publishing Co.
44 U.S.P.Q.2d 1765 (C.D. Cal. 1997).
Mashantucket Pequot Tribe v. Redican
403 F. Supp. 2d 184 (D. Conn. 2005)
Medline Indus., Inc. v. Medline Products Co.
2004 U.S. Dist. Lexis 12741 (N.D. Ill. July 8, 2004)
Minn. Mining & Mfg. Co. v. Taylor
21 F. Supp. 2d 1003 (D. Minn. 1998)
Motorola, Inc. v. CheechInc.
2000 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 6727 (N.D. Ill. May 3, 2000)
N.Y. State Soc'y of Certified Pub. Accountants v. Eric Louis Assocs.
79 F. Supp. 2d 331 (S.D.N.Y. 1999)
Nat’l Collegiate Athletic Ass'n v. BBF Int’l
Civ. A. No. 1:01CV00422 (E.D. Va. Mar. 16, 2001) (motion for temporary restraining order), 2001 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 11774 (E.D. Va. May 4, 2001) (motion for discovery sanctions and default judgment)
Network Network v. CBS, Inc.
54 U.S.P.Q.2d 1150 (C.D. Cal. 2000)
Nike, Inc. v. Nikepal Int'l, Inc.
2007 WL 2782030 (E.D. Cal. Sept. 18, 2007)
Nissan Motor Co. v. Nissan Computer Corp.
Northland Ins. Cos. v. Blaylock
115 F. Supp. 2d 1108 (D. Minn. 2000).
OBH, Inc. v. Spotlight Magazine, Inc.
86 F. Supp. 2d 176 (W.D.N.Y. 2000)
Online Partners, Inc. v. AtlanticNet Media Corp.
2000 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 783 (N.D. Cal. Jan. 20, 2000)
Ormsby v. Barrett
2008 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 20 (W.D. Wash. Jan. 2, 2008)
Paccar, Inc. v. Telescan Techs., L.L.C.
115 F. Supp. 2d 772 (E.D. Mich. 2000), aff'd in part and vacated in part, 319 F.3d 243 (6th Cir. 2003)
Panavision Int'l, L.P. v. Toeppen
141 F.3d 1316 (9th Cir. 1998), aff’g 945 F. Supp. 1296 (C.D. Cal. 1996)
People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals, Inc. v. Doughney
113 F. Supp. 2d 915 (E.D. Va. 2000) (cross motions for summary judgment); 2000 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 13421 (E.D. Va. Aug. 31, 2000) (motion for attorney’s fees); 263 F.3d 359 (4th Cir. 2001)
Petmed Express, Inc. v. Medpets.com, Inc.
336 F. Supp. 2d 1213 (S.D. Fla. 2004)
Playboy Enterprises, Inc. v. Calvin Designer Label
985 F. Supp. 1220 (N.D. Cal. 1997)
Playboy Enters. Inc. v. AsiaFocus Int'l Inc.
1998 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 10359 (E.D. Va. Feb. 2, 1998) (magistrate’s report and recommendation on liability and damages), 1998 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 10459 (E.D. Va. Apr. 10, 1998) (court adoption of magistrate’s recommendation on liability and damages), 1998 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 10460 (E.D. Va. June 16, 1998) (magistrate’s report and recommendation on attorney’s fees)
Playboy Enters., Inc. v. Global Site Designs, Inc.
1999 WL 311707 (S.D. Fla. May 15, 1999)
Playboy Enters., Inc. v. Universal Tel-A-Talk, Inc.
1998 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 17282 (E.D. Pa. Nov. 2, 1998)
Prime Publishers, Inc. v. American-Republican, Inc.
160 F. Supp. 2d 266 (D. Conn. 2001)
Referee Enters., Inc. v. Planet Ref, Inc.
2001 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 9303 (E.D. Wis. Jan. 24, 2001)
Retail Servs., Inc. v. Freebies Publ’g
247 F. Supp. 2d 822 (E.D. Va. 2003), aff’d, 2004 U.S. App. LEXIS 7130 (4th Cir. Apr. 13, 2004)
Saturn Corp. v. Saturn Serv., Inc.
No. 01-6939 (S.D. Fla. Sept. 13, 2001)
Savannah Coll. of Art and Design, Inc. v. Houeix
369 F. Supp. 2d 929 (S.D. Ohio 2004) (bench trial), 2005 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 9022 (S.D. Ohio Apr. 22, 2005) (denying defendant’s motion for attorney’s fees)
Savin Corp. v. Savin Group
68 U.S.P.Q.2d 1893 (S.D.N.Y. 2003), aff’d in part and rev’d in part, 391 F.3d 439 (2d Cir. 2004)
Sporty's Farm L.L.C. v. Sportsman's Mkt., Inc.
202 F.3d 489 (2d Cir.), cert. denied, 530 U.S. 1262 (2000)
Strange Music, Inc. v. Strange Music, Inc.
326 F. Supp. 2d 481 (S.D.N.Y 2004)
Strick Corp. v. Strickland
162 F. Supp. 2d 372 (E.D. Pa. 2001)
TCPIP Holding Co. v. Haar Communications Inc.
244 F.3d 88 (2d Cir. 2001) (motion for preliminary injunction); 2004 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 113543 (S.D.N.Y July 19, 2004) (motion for summary judgment)
Teletech Customer Care Management v. Tele-Tech Co.
977 F. Supp. 1407 (C.D. Cal. 1997)
Ticketmaster Corp. v. DeVane
2008 WL 2073914 (E.D.N.C. May 14, 2008)
TMI, Inc. v. Maxwell
H-02-CV-494 (S.D. Tex. 2000), rev’d, 2004 U.S. App. LEXIS 7708 (5th Cir. Apr. 21, 2004)
Toys "R" Us, Inc. v. Feinberg
26 F. Supp. 2d 639 (S.D.N.Y. 1998), vacated, 1999 U.S. App. LEXIS 29833 (2d Cir. Nov. 10, 1999)
Toys “R” Us, Inc. v. Abir
45 U.S.P.Q.2d 1944 (S.D.N.Y. 1997) (preliminary injunction decision), 1997 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 22435 (S.D.N.Y. Dec. 31, 1997) (order granting preliminary injunction), (S.D.N.Y. Aug. 27, 1998) (order granting summary judgment), 1999 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 1275 (S.D.N.Y. Feb. 10, 1999) (costs/fees proceeding)
Trade Media Holdings Ltd. v. Huang & Assocs.
123 F. Supp. 2d 233 (D.N.J. 2000)
Trans Union LLC v. Credit Research, Inc.
142 F. Supp. 2d 1029 (N.D. Ill. 2001)
Ty Inc. v. Perryman
2001 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 10303 (D. Ill. July 23, 2001), rev’d in part and remanded, 306 F.3d 509 (7th Cir. 2002), cert. denied, 123 S. Ct. 1750 (2003)
Ty, Inc. v. Agnes M. Ltd.
2001 US. Dist. LEXIS 18852 (N.D. Ill. Nov. 13, 2001)
Universal Communication Systems, Inc. v. Lycos, Inc.
478 F.3d 413 (1st Cir. 2007)
V Secret Catalogue, Inc. v. Zdrok
Victoria's Cyber Secret, L.P. v. V Secret Catalogue, Inc.
161 F. Supp. 2d 1339 (S.D. Fla. 2001)
Visa Int'l Serv. Assoc. v. JSL Corp.
2002 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 24779 (D. Nev. Oct. 22, 2002), vacated, 90 Fed. Appx. 484 (9th Cir. 2003), remanded to 533 F. Supp. 2d 1089 (D. Nev. 2007); granted plaintiff’s motion for relief from judgment, 590 F. Supp. 2d 1306 (D. Nev. 2008)
Viz Communications, Inc. v. Redsun
2004 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 24481 (N.D. Cal. Mar. 8, 2004)
Volkswagen of Am., Inc. v. Virtual Works, Inc.
1999 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 23181(E.D. Va. Nov. 23, 1999) (motion for preliminary injunction), 106 F. Supp. 2d 845 (E.D. Va. 2000) (motions for summary judgment), aff’d, 238 F.3d 264 (4th Cir. 2001)
Wash. Speakers Bureau, Inc. v. Leading Auths., Inc.
33 F. Supp. 2d 488 (E.D. Va. 1999), aff’d, 2000 U.S. App. LEXIS 14669 (4th Cir. June 27, 2000)
WAWA Inc. v. Christensen
44 Fed. R. Serv. 3d 589 (E.D. Pa. 1999)