9th Circuit: No Coverage For Trademark Infringement Claims Involving Domain Name

PASADENA, Calif. - Coverage for underlying claims that an insured infringed upon a claimant's trademark rights through its use of a website domain name is barred by an insurance policy's exclusion for "Unauthorized Use Of Name Or Product," the Ninth Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals affirmed Feb. 11 (CollegeSource Inc. v. Travelers Indemnity Company of Connecticut, No. 11-55708, 9th Cir.; 2013 U.S. App. LEXIS 2843).

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