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Network interference - a legal guide to the commercial risks and rewards of the social media phenomenon

  • Reed Smith LLP
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  • European Union, Global, United Kingdom, USA
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  • April 22 2014

Social media is a revolution in the way in which corporations communicate with consumers. This White Paper will help you to maximise the huge

Protecting your brand in the Web 2.0 environment

  • Globe Business Publishing Ltd
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  • Global
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  • April 16 2014

The Web 2.0 environment allows users to interact and collaborate with each other, creating content themselves rather than merely acting as passive

Lady Gaga and fansite caught in a bad romance

  • Stikeman Elliott LLP
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  • Global
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  • November 8 2011

A string of number one hits and worldwide notoriety weren’t enough to bring Lady Gaga success in a domain name dispute over the use of her stage name

UDRP Panel denies Lady Gaga&x2019;s request to transfer ladygaga.org

  • Winston & Strawn LLP
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  • Global
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  • October 19 2011

A Uniform Domain Name Dispute Resolution Policy (UDRP) Panel denied Lady Gaga's request for transfer of the domain name ladygaga.org from a third party who had registered the domain name and was using it as a fan site

Sunrise Period now open for the .xxx registry

  • Alston & Bird LLP
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  • Global
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  • September 8 2011

After a decade of controversial discussions, the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN) has approved the introduction of a .xxx top level domain (TLD) for the adult entertainment industry

WIPO refuses to order the transfer of worldcup2011.com to the International Rugby Board

  • McDermott Will & Emery
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  • Global
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  • January 12 2012

In Rugby World Cup Ltd v Andreas Gyrre WIPO D2011-1520 (1 November 2011) sole panellist Robert Badgely dismissed the complaint by the International Rugby Board (IRB) against ticket reseller Euroteam AS on the basis that the domain name could not be considered confusingly similar to the IRB’s trade marks RUGBY WORLD CUP and RUGBY WORLD CUP 2011, essentially because the dominant term “rugby” was lacking in the domain name

As apps rise, are domain names the next AM radio?

  • Fenwick & West LLP
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  • Global
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  • April 8 2014

Despite a deluge of seminars, conferences, newsletters, blogs and email reminders over the past year or so, many companies and public figures are

New sponsored top-level domain name: managing the .xxx transition

  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
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  • Global
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  • June 30 2011

According to the board of the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers’ (ICANN’s) approved plan to increase the number of generic top-level domains (gTLD) a new type of Sponsored Top-Level Domain Name (sTLD) is expected to come into effect by the end of 2011

Put a clip on YouTube....nek minnit someone stole my IP

  • Simpson Grierson
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  • Global, New Zealand
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  • April 16 2012

Levi Hawken has become an internet phenomenon

Online brand protection: further down the rabbit hole we go

  • Pinkerton
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  • Global
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  • January 6 2014

Online brand enforcement sounds like a strong term, but what does it really mean? How do you know when you need an online brand enforcement programme