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From: "Ken Nordtvedt" <>
Subject: Re: [DNA] Name confusion
Date: Thu, 31 Mar 2005 16:21:33 -0700
References: <E5EA7BD45F9A9849A4EF978D92CBA6A70413FB6E@hera.SDIHQ.com> <001701c53643$3c30b160$eb409145@Ken1> <424C8462.30908@scs.uiuc.edu>


The web address at the bottom of the ad is "realgenetics". The large bold
letters at the top of the ad says "Relative Genetics"; at least that's what
appears on my computer. What appears on your computer?
----- Original Message -----
From: "Doug McDonald" <>
To: <>
Sent: Thursday, March 31, 2005 4:14 PM
Subject: Re: [DNA] Name confusion


> Ken Nordtvedt wrote:
> > Well I won't be shy. It appears that FTDNA has paid for an ad under the
> > name "Relative Genetics" which appears when one googles either DNA
Heritage
> > or Relative Genetics. Perhaps FTDNA has bought out Relative Genetics?
If
> > they have not this seems like theft of another trade name --- whether it
was
> > copyrighted or not. I hope we get some clarification from FTDNA. I
would
> > think their credibility is at stake.
> >
> >
>
>
> utter poppycock
>
> They probably have bought the name realgenetics.com.
>
> He who pays most probably gets the top spot.
>
> Doug McDonald
>
>
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