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FDA reports results of annual crack down on illegal internet pharmacies
  • Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky and Popeo PC
  • USA
  • June 26 2015

Last week, FDA announced that more than 1,050 websites had illegal drugs and devices seized or received warning letters as part of the Eighth Annual


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


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


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


International organizations join the opposition to ICANN’s new gTLD program
  • Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky and Popeo PC
  • Global, USA
  • December 20 2011

ICANN will start accepting applications for new gTLDs on January 12, 2012


Second application window for new gTLDs “reaffirmed” by ICANN
  • Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky and Popeo PC
  • Global
  • February 13 2012

Last week, during a special meeting of the ICANN Board of Directors, the ICANN Board approved a resolution that contained a “reaffirmation” that ICANN will open a second application window for the gTLD program “as expeditiously as possible.”


Act now to prevent use of your trademark in connection with new .XXX adult entertainment domain names
  • Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky and Popeo PC
  • USA
  • September 15 2011

Domain names specifically intended for use by the adult entertainment industry are set to be launched in December 2011


NewtGingrich.com: a lesson in defensive domain name registration and maintenance
  • Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky and Popeo PC
  • USA
  • December 22 2011

Not only is Newt Gingrich slipping in recent polls in his efforts to become the presidential nominee for the Republic Party, but he now has a domain name problem