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Submission + - SPARC accuses SparkFun for trademark infringement (sparkfun.com)

isnoop writes: SparkFun.com, an electronic components distributor has received a cease and desist letter from SPARC International, Inc. claiming "Because the dominant portion of the SparkFun mark, namely, SPARK, is phonetically identical and nearly visually identical to SI's SPARC mark, and because it is used in connection with identical goods, we believe confusion is likely to occur among the relevant purchasing group."

I've got a bad feeling about this.