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Yahoo! wins $610 million trademark infringement and CAN-SPAM award over Nigerian Advance Fee Fraud suit

  • Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky and Popeo PC
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  • USA
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  • December 15 2011

This week, Yahoo! won a $610 million default judgment in the United States District Court for the Southern District of New York in a case involving the infamous Nigerian Advance Fee Fraud perpetrated through the Defendants’ infringing use of Yahoo!’s trademarks and spam

NewtGingrich.com: a lesson in defensive domain name registration and maintenance

  • Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky and Popeo PC
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  • USA
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  • December 22 2011

Not only is Newt Gingrich slipping in recent polls in his efforts to become the presidential nominee for the Republic Party, but he now has a domain name problem

International organizations join the opposition to ICANN’s new gTLD program

  • Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky and Popeo PC
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  • Global, USA
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  • December 20 2011

ICANN will start accepting applications for new gTLDs on January 12, 2012

Fourth Circuit resurrects Rosetta Stone’s challenge to Google’s AdWords program

  • Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky and Popeo PC
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  • USA
  • -
  • April 11 2012

On Monday, the Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit reversed the district court’s decision ending Rosetta Stone’s trademark infringement case against Google

The batching games: ICANN's plan to process new gTLD applications

  • Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky and Popeo PC
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  • Global
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  • April 5 2012

On March 29, 2012, the user registration window closed for anyone planning to apply for a new generic top level domain (gTLD

Using online shame as a defense to a trademark infringement claim may not alway be effective

  • Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky and Popeo PC
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  • USA
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  • February 27 2012

The Wall Street Journal had a piece recently about how the recipients of trademark infringement cease and desist letters are increasingly using ”online shame” to gain leverage in disputes with trademark owners

WIPO named exclusive arbitrator of “legal rights objections” for new gTLD program

  • Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky and Popeo PC
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  • Global, USA
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  • February 29 2012

ICANN has recently appointed the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) to be the exclusive provider of dispute resolution services when a third party files a formal “Legal Rights Objection” or “LRO” to a pending application under the new gTLD program

Applying for a new gTLD? Registration deadline of March 29, 2012 approaches as cybersquatting continues to rise

  • Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky and Popeo PC
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  • Global
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  • March 19 2012

Time is running out to apply for the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers’ (ICANN) new program to dramatically expand the number of generic top-level domain names (gTLDs

Nothing revealed on “reveal day”: new gTLD application system remains suspended

  • Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky and Popeo PC
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  • Global
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  • May 1 2012

The much anticipated “Reveal Day” so dubbed by ICANN itself has now come and gone without fanfare

GTLD batching update: digital archery services available at a price

  • Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky and Popeo PC
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  • Global
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  • May 11 2012

As ICANN struggles to get its application system back online, companies have begun lining up to make a profit off of the peculiarities of the application process itself