Google: Of Course [Our Advertisers] Are Seeking To Hijack Or Divert Consumers

Google: Of Course [Our Advertisers] Are Seeking To Hijack Or Divert Consumers

American Airlines has dropped its trademark infringement lawsuit against the all-powerful Google Inc. The lawsuit stemmed from the fact that the search engine allows search terms like “AAdvantage,” the trademark name of its frequent flier program, to be linked competitors’ sites that have no connection with American. If there was ever any doubt that Google sells out “proper” net searches to the highest bidder, let that doubt be forever melted away.