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Prevention is better than cure: Trademark Claims service off to a good start

  • Edwards Wildman Palmer LLP
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  • Global
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  • March 25 2014

The Trademark Clearinghouse (TMCH) has announced that the notices sent as part of its Trademark Claims service appear to be deterring the

IBM wins first new gTLD URS case

  • Edwards Wildman Palmer LLP
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  • Global
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  • February 17 2014

IBM has been successful in the first ever decision under the Uniform Rapid Suspension (URS) system against domain names registered using new top

How to maximise protection of brands in the forthcoming new gTLD domain name extensions

  • Edwards Wildman Palmer LLP
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  • Global
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  • February 22 2013

What you need to know ICANN, the body that administers the domain name system, is managing a process that may see the creation of nearly 1400 new

No .happy ending as ICANN announces new gTLD applicants

  • Edwards Wildman Palmer LLP
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  • Global
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  • June 26 2012

ICANN, the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers, has released details of the nearly 2,000 applications it has received for new generic Top-Level Domains, an initiative that has been both applauded and vilified by the online community

Coming soon for better or worse unlimited numbers of new generic top level domains

  • Edwards Wildman Palmer LLP
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  • Global
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  • December 9 2011

Currently, there are twenty-two generic top-level domains (“gTLDs”), such as .com, .net and .org, as well as over 250 country code domains (“ccTLDs”), such as .us (United States), .de (Germany) and .jp (Japan), available to Internet users

Protecting your brand from ".XXX"-ploitation

  • Edwards Wildman Palmer LLP
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  • Global
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  • September 1 2011

Trademark owners who wish to prevent their valuable brands from being associated with the online adult entertainment industry will need to take prompt action in light of the upcoming launch of a new top-level domain name, “.XXX.”

What’s next: ICANN's new generic top-level domain program

  • Edwards Wildman Palmer LLP
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  • Global
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  • June 28 2011

On June 20, 2011, the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN) approved the implementation of a new generic top-level domain (“gTLD”) program