• Identity theft by domain name - International Law Office (registration)


    Identity theft by domain name
    International Law Office (registration)
    This decision further illustrates that French court proceedings against a domain name holder can sometimes be a useful tool to tackle identity theft, contrary to alternative dispute resolution mechanisms (eg, the Uniform Domain Name Dispute Resolution ...

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  • Dot-Com is Still King - of Domain Name Disputes - CircleID


    Dot-Com is Still King - of Domain Name Disputes
    CircleID
    In 2016, .com domain names represented 66.82 percent of all gTLD disputes at the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO), the only domain name dispute provider that publishes real-time statistics. And, as of this writing, the rate is even ...

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  • Web Developer Goes to Court Over Internet Domain Case Filing - Bloomberg BNA


    Bloomberg BNA

    Web Developer Goes to Court Over Internet Domain Case Filing
    Bloomberg BNA
    FastTrak, owner of the FASTTRAK F mark, is claiming bad faith registration in a complaint filed under the Uniform Domain Name Dispute Resolution Policy (UDRP), a trademark rights protection mechanism created by the Internet Corporation for Assigned ...

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  • Decision under '.nl' Dispute Resolution Regulations show that UDRP precedents serve as important source of reference - World Trademark Review (subscription) (blog)


    Decision under '.nl' Dispute Resolution Regulations show that UDRP precedents serve as important source of reference
    World Trademark Review (subscription) (blog)
    In a recent domain name dispute proceeding before the World Intellectual Property Organisation (WIPO), a German toy manufacturer has been able to obtain the transfer of a domain name identically reproducing its trademark under '.nl', the country-code ...

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