Loses a Trademark Case Against DNA Diagnostics Center for the Marketing of “AncestryByDNA”

Dick Eastman shares information on the case AncestryDNA filed against AncestrybyDNA. Wow! To the average person, in my opinion, if they order AncestrybyDNA would think they are getting AncestryDNA. I feel it is a play to get business. They aren’t and don’t have a green shakey leaf. What do you think? Thanks for Sharing Dick!

Eastman's Online Genealogy Newsletter

Last year, filed a trademark infringement law suit against DNA Diagnostics Center, Inc. (“DDC”) in the Ohio Southern District Court in Cincinnati. The lawsuit alleged that DDC’s use of the “AncestrybyDNA” brand and trademark was an infringement of’s trademark of “AncestryDNA” and was causing confusion amongst consumers. Some people were purchasing DNA services from DDC without realizing they were not dealing with

It appears that has lost the case.

DNA Diagnostics Center, Inc. (“DDC”) has issued a press release stating:

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