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France: New ADR procedure for .FR domain names
The World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) and the Association française pour le nommage Internet en coopération (AFNIC), the Registry for the .FR country code Top-Level Domain (ccTLD), recently announced the launch of a new alternative ...
Domain Name Wire
An everlasting domain name registration? - Domain Name Wire ...
Domain Name Wire
Patent application describes a way to ensure enough income to renew a domain name long term. Willy Wonka will protect this formula! You can't register or ...
Reselling Domain Names on the Secondary Market: Bona Fide ...
On the question of reselling domain names on the secondary market, a dissenting panelist in a 2005 case observed that "[t]here is no doubt Respondent is in the ...
Fair Use Registration of Domain Names for Artists and Hobbyists
There is in the Anticybersquatting Consumer Protection Act a provision not expressly found in the UDRP (at least, not in so many words) but the concept is nevertheless present in the Policy by construction. I'll return to the UDRP in a moment. The ...
Domain name complainant gambles and wins
In a recent decision under the Uniform Domain Name Dispute Resolution Policy (UDRP) before the World Intellectual Property Organisation,(1) a panel ordered the transfer of a domain name misspelling the complainant's trademark and used to provide ...
Why Acquiring a Desired Domain Name Not Enough for Your Brand
One of the first things you do while setting up a business, is look for domain name suiting your brand. There are often instances where entrepreneurs buy domain names first and then name their firm based on the best available address they can get.
Trademark Overreaching and Faux Cybersquatting Claims - CircleID
Trademarks can be strong in two ways: either inherently distinctive (arbitrary or fanciful marks), or composed of common elements that have acquired ...
Why Republicans Are Against Obama Privatizing Internet Governance
The administration's National Telecommunications & Information Administration yesterday announced it will transfer internet domain name authority (IANA) from the federal government to the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN) on ...
Update on the IANA Transition - NTIA
Q and A on IANA Stewardship Transition | NTIA
NTIA Announces Intent to Transition Key Internet Domain Name Functions | NTIA
Losing and Reclaiming Domain Names
For registrants who are not trademark owners losing their domain names can be an irretrievable loss; and for trademark owners, perhaps not irretrievable but fraught with uncertainties of recovery. ICANN attempted to solve the problem of inadvertent ...
Domain Name Registration Teases First Ever Godzilla Anime
These days, some of the world's biggest anime series thrive off the resurging popularity of kaijus. The sci-fi genre, which originated in Japan, symptomatically ...
'Godzilla-Anime.com' Domain Name Registered Under Toho