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The new generic top-level domains and the new Trademark Clearinghouse: deciding whether to register your brands
  • Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky and Popeo PC
  • Global
  • May 16 2013

The Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers ("ICANN") is the organization that oversees domain names worldwide. It recently began


Do you want your name to be part of a new .xxx domain? What trademark owners need to know
  • Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky and Popeo PC
  • Global, USA
  • May 9 2011

There is a great deal of controversy and debate among brand owners about how to deal with the issuance of new top-level domains (TLD) by the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN


Yahoo! wins $610 million trademark infringement and CAN-SPAM award over Nigerian Advance Fee Fraud suit
  • Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky and Popeo PC
  • USA
  • 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


Sunrise period ends on October 28th for .xxx domains
  • Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky and Popeo PC
  • Global
  • October 26 2011

Only two days remain to submit applications to block registration of .xxx domain names that include registered trademarks


What the .XXX “Sunrise B Period” means for trademark registration owners
  • Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky and Popeo PC
  • Global
  • August 19 2011

Are you concerned that the name of your business or the trademark used in connection with your best-selling product will be used in connection with an adult entertainment website given the soon-to-be launched .XXX domain names?


A new domain name system is coming are you ready?
  • Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky and Popeo PC
  • Global
  • June 21 2011

Following years of debate and discussion, the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN) announced yesterday at a special meeting in Singapore that it had approved a plan to bring sweeping changes to the Internet’s generic top level domain (gTLD) structure


Happy reveal day! The list of new gTLD applications is now available
  • Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky and Popeo PC
  • Global
  • June 13 2012

ICANN published the list of applied-for gTLD character strings today


Google and Rosetta Stone settle AdWords trademark infringement suit
  • Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky and Popeo PC
  • USA
  • October 31 2012

Six months after the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit reversed the district court’s dismissal of Rosetta Stone’s trademark infringement lawsuit against Google, the parties issued a joint statement today announcing that they have settled their legal dispute


Nothing revealed on “reveal day”: new gTLD application system remains suspended
  • Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky and Popeo PC
  • Global
  • May 1 2012

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


Google AdWords litigation trademark holders denied class certification in U.S. lawsuits
  • Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky and Popeo PC
  • USA
  • October 5 2011

In the latest Google AdWords decision, a U.S. Federal District Court judge in Texas refused to certify two classes of advertisers who filed separate infringement suits against Google Inc