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Internet marketer wins the legal right to use the place name: Thredbo

  • Cordato Partners
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  • Australia
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  • July 30 2014

Hotels and resorts regularly complain to hotel internet marketers to stop using 'their' place name to market other accommodation. Thredbo Alpine

Local public recognition of trademark not required to defeat cybersquatters

  • Kim & Chang
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  • South Korea
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  • July 28 2014

The Supreme Court has ruled that foreign companies are not required to prove the local public recognition of their trademark within South Korea in order to recover a domain name comprising or including their trademark

eBay settles litigation over online sales of counterfeit goods

  • Bricker & Eckler LLP
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  • France
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  • July 24 2014

If the people trying to imitate designer goods thought they could get away with selling their fake goods online, they were wrong and they

Choose and use your (ad)words with care

  • AJ Park
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  • New Zealand
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  • July 2 2014

In the recent case ofInterCity Group (NZ) Ltd v Nakedbus NZ Ltd, a key lesson emerged: a competitor can effectively use your trade mark as a Google

Protecting your brand from counterfeiters

  • Edwards Wildman Palmer LLP
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  • USA
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  • July 1 2014

The press has announced that Alibaba is here - and rights holders should beware. However, the China-based web giant has been a prominent presence for

Taking issue with counterfeits in India

  • Ranjan Narula Associates
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  • India
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  • July 1 2014

India has a robust legal framework for combating counterfeiting and piracy. However, much still needs to be done to simplify enforcement procedures

Lift Shop v Easy Living Home Elevators: trade mark infringement and search engine optimisation

  • King & Wood Mallesons
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  • Australia
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  • June 30 2014

Can you infringe a competitor's trade mark using "search engine optimisation" methods ("SEO" in industry-speak)? In Australia, the answer will depend

German Federal Court of Justice decides on deletion of unused domains and typosquatting

  • White & Case LLP
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  • Germany
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  • June 27 2014

German law on internet domains is not codified in a uniform statutory law, but spans over a variety of legal areas such as trademark law, unfair

Social media discovery increasingly important in commercial litigation

  • Barnes & Thornburg LLP
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  • USA
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  • June 27 2014

Businesses of all sizes maintain social media accounts on Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, LinkedIn and other platforms. According to Social Media Today

French football league draws in domain name recovery battle

  • Hogan Lovells
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  • France
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  • June 9 2014

The French professional football league, the Ligue de Football Professionnel, recently attempted to recover two domain names corresponding to the designation of the French main football competition, the Ligue 1, using the Uniform Domain Name Dispute Resolution Policy (UDRP