eMeg Jerry Brown Infringes on eBay Brand

The campaigns around the elections for governor in California are getting more aggressive the closer we get to the date. Radio commercials are just calling the other parties on their plans or no plans, and banner campaigns are getting more ugly in their message.

I just ran into the banner below, where Meg Whitman is confronted with her 10 years she worked at eBay. It’s creative, almost funny, but a clear infringement on the eBay brand.

emeg-jerry-brown-campaign-vs-meg-whitman

Update: Right after I published the post here, there are relevant ads on my site for the campaign against Meg Whitman:

Brand Infringement by Jerry Brown campaign

Disclaimer: I don’t have any political opinion when it comes to the elections for governor as I cannot vote in the state of California, nor for the general elections in the USA.

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