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gTLD - To register or not to register, that is the question for the trade mark owners

  • Shepherd & Wedderburn LLP
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  • Global
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  • October 2 2013

To the average internet user the few little letters at the end of the domain name they have just searched must seem rather trivial. Little do they

Trade mark owners beware: new generic top level domains are coming!

  • Shepherd & Wedderburn LLP
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  • Global
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  • July 25 2013

ICANN is expected to announce the first set of successful applications and list of new generic top level domains later this summer. Before the new

The Social Network revisited?

  • Shepherd & Wedderburn LLP
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  • Global
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  • March 6 2012

A dispute between internet giants Yahoo! and Facebook in relation to intellectual property rights may be on the horizon

Chequered intellectual property outcomes for Lamborghini

  • Shepherd & Wedderburn LLP
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  • Global
  • -
  • May 6 2009

World-famous sports car manufacturer Lamborghini has been involved recently in two intellectual property-related procedures with contrasting outcomes

Latest attempt to shackle the scourge of the file-sharing seas

  • Shepherd & Wedderburn LLP
  • -
  • Global, Sweden
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  • March 4 2009

One of the most significant and much awaited copyright disputes commenced last month in Stockholm, Sweden

Less than a month left for trade mark holders to secure "dottel" domains

  • Shepherd & Wedderburn LLP
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  • Global
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  • January 8 2009

The "sunrise period" for the new ".tel" domain names has now been running for over a month and will come to an end on 2 February 2009

ICANN's new proposal for domain name allocation sparks further debate

  • Shepherd & Wedderburn LLP
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  • Global
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  • September 11 2008

A new wave of debate has been sparked in light of a new publication from the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN) to deal with the allocation of new top level domain names

WIPO upholds Narnia domain name complaint

  • Shepherd & Wedderburn LLP
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  • Global
  • -
  • August 13 2008

The World Intellectual Property Organisation (WIPO) has found in favour of C S Lewis (PTE) Ltd under the Uniform Dispute Resolution Policy in respect of a complaint against Richard Saville-Smith for registering as a domain name the pre-existing trade mark "Narnia"

Expansion of domain names

  • Shepherd & Wedderburn LLP
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  • Global
  • -
  • July 10 2008

The Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN) has unanimously approved the relaxation of the rules on top-level domains at a meeting in Paris on the 26th of June 2008

The lion, the witch and the law suit

  • Shepherd & Wedderburn LLP
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  • Global, United Kingdom
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  • July 2 2008

June 2008 was a busy month in Narnia