"Microsoft Corp. can pursue its lawsuits in Europe against Linux
software maker Lindows.com over the Windows trademark, a U.S. judge
"U.S. District Judge John Coughenour in Seattle rejected
Lindows.com's request to put seven overseas suits on hold until a
trademark-infringement suit in the U.S. is decided. Microsoft
claims the Lindows.com name confuses consumers and dilutes the
trademark for Windows..."