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.SUCKS: protecting your good name
  • Venable LLP
  • Global
  • July 2 2015

The Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN) has the responsibility for the administration of domain names. In 2011, ICANN


WIPO - UDRP: Monumental win for Moncler
  • Hogan Lovells
  • Global
  • March 4 2016

In a recent decision under the Uniform Domain Name Dispute Resolution Policy (UDRP) before the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO), a


New gTLD .sucks for brand owners
  • AA Thornton & Co
  • Global
  • May 18 2015

Registration of trade marks under the controversial new gTLD (Generic Top Level Domain) .sucks is now open. The sunrise period runs until 29 May 2015


WIPO US: UDRP gets personal
  • Hogan Lovells
  • Global, USA
  • December 15 2015

In a recent decision under the Uniform Domain Name Dispute Resolution Policy (UDRP) before the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO), a


Is a “yourbrand.sucks” domain name worth $2,500 per year?
  • Carlton Fields
  • Global
  • June 15 2015

The sunrise period for "dot sucks," the new generic top level domain (gTLD), opened on March 30, 2015 and ends on June 19, 2015. During the Sunrise


New internet domain names for banks: what you need to know now
  • Vedder Price PC
  • Global
  • June 9 2015

The world of the Internet is in a state of change. In 2008, the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN), the administrator of the


New gTLD program continues to gain momentum nearly 6 million new domain registrations to date
  • Porter Wright Morris & Arthur LLP
  • Global
  • June 8 2015

The new gTLD program, considered to be one of the most important Internet developments in recent years, continues to gain momentum since ICANN


The unfortunate consequences of implied consent in UDRP
  • EdwinCoe LLP
  • Global, USA
  • May 12 2016

Yet another domain name decision underscores the absolute need to make sure all bases are covered when allowing any third party to access and exploit


Gathering evidence of the conduct of recidivist cybersquatters: NZ Directories IP Limited v Domforce Ltd
  • Williams + Hughes
  • Global, New Zealand
  • December 6 2016

Many UDRP complaints are filed either with the World Intellectual Property Organisation (WIPO) in Geneva, or the National Arbitration Forum (NAF). For


The IP-savvy star who doesn't do porn
  • ENSafrica
  • Global, South Africa
  • April 9 2015

We recently wrote about Taylor Swift's trade mark protection activities, in which she applied to register her lyrics "This Sick Beat" and "Cause We