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Don’t get caught offside ambush marketing at the 2014 World Cup
  • Locke Lord LLP
  • Global
  • June 17 2014

After much preparation, anticipation and perspiration, the 2014 Football World Cup has finally kicked off. From now until the Final on 13 July


Prevention is better than cure: Trademark Claims service off to a good start
  • Locke Lord LLP
  • Global
  • 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
  • Locke Lord LLP
  • Global
  • 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


Brand owners can protect trademarks in Trademark Clearinghouse for new gTLD domain names
  • Locke Lord LLP
  • Global
  • April 24 2013

The new Generic Top-Level Domain (gTLD) expansion undertaken by the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN) has recently


How to maximise protection of brands in the forthcoming new gTLD domain name extensions
  • Locke Lord LLP
  • Global
  • 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


Apple, Inc. lost iPhone trademark in Brazil: can you save your company’s brands and trademarks from the same fate?
  • Locke Lord LLP
  • Brazil, Global, USA
  • February 14 2013

Apple, Inc. recently learned the Brazilian Trademark Office or the Instituto Nacional Da Propriedade Industrial, ruled in favor of a local company


No .happy ending as ICANN announces new gTLD applicants
  • Locke Lord LLP
  • Global
  • 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


ICANN revealed the new gTLD applications today; were any infringements to your brand revealed?
  • Locke Lord LLP
  • Global
  • June 13 2012

Today is ICANN’s Reveal Day for the new generic top level domain (gTLD) applications


Coming soon for better or worse unlimited numbers of new generic top level domains
  • Locke Lord LLP
  • Global
  • 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


Immediate action protecting your proprietary brands from registration as a “.xxx” domain
  • Locke Lord LLP
  • Global
  • September 13 2011

The Internet Corporation of Assigned Names and Numbers (“ICANN”) recently approved the creation of a new top level domain, “.xxx,” which is now available for registration and use