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Puzzling Question of ICANN Formation Jurisdiction Persists
  • Winston & Strawn LLP
  • Global, USA
  • March 13 2017

Since the expiration of the IANA contract in place between the United States and ICANN last fall, the ICANN community has been working on


Two steps forward, and a look back Global Intellectual Property Outlook
  • Sirote & Permutt PC
  • European Union, Global, United Kingdom, USA
  • March 10 2017

2016 was an interesting and exciting year. We saw a dramatic shift in the political landscape, the UK’s decision to leave the European Union left


How Manufacturers and Brands Can Overcome Cybersquatting
  • Vorys Sater Seymour and Pease LLP
  • Global, USA
  • February 14 2017

Cybersquatting generally refers to “bad faith registration of another’s trademark in a domain name.” It often involves registering a domain name with


Alternative strategies for fighting counterfeits online
  • Lewis Roca Rothgerber Christie LLP
  • Global, USA
  • February 7 2017

Faced with the continually expanding sale of counterfeit products online, more than ever, brand owners need to adapt and explore new and different


gTLD Sunrise Periods Now Open - January 2017
  • Sterne Kessler Goldstein & Fox
  • Global, USA
  • January 31 2017

As first reported in our December 2013 newsletter, the first new generic top-level domains (gTLDs, the group of letters after the "dot" in a domain


Hashtag with Caution - Or You May Get Sued
  • Venable LLP
  • Global, USA
  • January 26 2017

Hashtags are more popular than ever on social media sites. They frequently are used on Instagram and Twitter as part of marketing campaigns


Domain Registrant Gets a “Hug” from the Panelists in Dispute over Hug.com.
  • Winston & Strawn LLP
  • Global, USA
  • October 26 2016

When does a UDRP panelist go too far in helping a complainant in a UDRP proceeding? In the curious case of Hôpitaux Universitaires de Genève v. Aydin


War of the World Wide Webs: D.C. Circuit Refuses Terror Victims’ Attempt to Seize Internet Domain Names
  • Proskauer Rose LLP
  • Global, USA
  • August 25 2016

In early August, the D.C. Circuit refused to allow victims of terror attacks to take control of the Internet domain names of Iran, North Korea, and


Domain Name Abuse: ICANN’s Masterplan for Fighting Bad Actors
  • Finnegan, Henderson, Farabow, Garrett & Dunner LLP
  • Global, USA
  • July 27 2016

The Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN) recently released a report proposing several measures aimed at preventing the abuse


gTLD Sunrise Periods Now Open
  • Sterne Kessler Goldstein & Fox
  • Global, USA
  • June 30 2016

As first reported in our December 2013 newsletter, the first new generic top-level domains (gTLDs, the group of letters after the "dot" in a domain