A customer waits outside a Williams Sonoma store in Atlanta, Georgia. The store's doors are locked and will not allow customers to enter until they have called a number listed on a sign outside the store. Photo: John Disney / ALM
Amazon.com Inc. and Williams-Sonoma Inc. appear to be nearing resolution of their dispute over Amazon's display of Williams-Sonoma merchandise on its platform. A deal would end two years of litigation that raises new trademark and copyright issues.