An Iowa community bank has lost its long-running fight to force a huge competitor to use another name.

The Iowa Supreme Court ruled that Commercial Federal Bank of Omaha could keep using its name in Carroll, Iowa, even though some customers and townspeople confused it with Commercial Savings Bank, a $75 million-asset community bank based there.

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