Federal Court Upholds DNA Diagnostics Center’s Use of “Ancestry” for DNA Testing and Rules that Ancestry.com Caused Marketplace Confusion

DNA Diagnostics Center, Inc. (“DDC”) – one of the world’s largest DNA testing companies – announced that the Federal District Court for the Southern District of Ohio found its DNA tests sold under the “AncestryByDNA” brand and trademark were in the market years prior to the introduction of Ancestry.com’s “AncestryDNA” branded DNA test. As such,…