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GDPR touches DN transfers: Changes to inter-registrar transfer procedure call for extra vigilance
  • Hogan Lovells
  • Global
  • June 1 2018

As a result of the obscuring of the WHOIS details for many registrants’ domain name records that has come in the wake of the entry into force of the


gTLDs: Negative feedback for controversial “free speech” TLD
  • Hogan Lovells
  • Global
  • November 7 2016

The controversial generic Top Level Domain (gTLD) .FEEDBACK was launched in late 2015 by the Registry Operator Top Level Spectrum, Inc. (TLS)


Domain name owners can request rectification of wrong whois entries
  • Hogan Lovells
  • Germany
  • April 26 2012

FEDERAL COURT OF JUSTICE, DECISION OF 18 JANUARY 2012, I ZR 18710 ("GEWINN.DE").


The shoemaker's son always goes barefoot
  • Hogan Lovells
  • Global
  • August 19 2011

In a case decided under the Uniform Domain Name Dispute Resolution Policy (UDRP), a Panel from the World Intellectual Property Organisation (WIPO) recently denied transfer of the domain name (the Domain Name).


Google says no to .CO.CC
  • Hogan Lovells
  • USA
  • August 19 2011

It was recently reported that Google removed over 11 million websites with addresses ending in .CO.CC from its search results, as it considered their content to be primarily spam or phishing related.


Later trade mark rights: risk of reverse domain name hijacking
  • Hogan Lovells
  • Global
  • September 28 2010

A recent case decided under the Uniform Domain Name Dispute Resolution Policy (UDRP) by a panel from the World Intellectual Property Organisation (WIPO) clearly underlines the fact that registration of a domain name must generally post-date the complainant's trade mark rights or the complaint will be denied.


Cindy Mikul
  • Hogan Lovells

Thorsten Klinger
  • Hogan Lovells

Daniel Madden
  • Hogan Lovells

Jane Seager
  • Hogan Lovells