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MEME mark refused, Trump trademark snag for Israeli club, and WHOIS working group set to disband: news round-up
  • World Trademark Review
  • United Kingdom, European Union, Ghana, Global
  • May 15 2018

Every Tuesday and Friday, World Trademark Review presents a round-up of news, developments and insights from across the trademark sphere. In our

EU: domain names and whois information - changes afoot when the GDPR comes into force - get ready!
  • DLA Piper
  • European Union, Global
  • May 14 2018

When the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) takes effect across the EU on 25 May 2018, large amounts of WHOIS data will no longer be publicly

ICANN releases new WHOIS specification plan as GDPR countdown nears zero
  • World Trademark Review
  • Global
  • May 14 2018

ICANN has published its Temporary Specification for gTLD Registration Data in a bid to ensure WHOIS compliance with the European Union's General

WHOIS data still headed off the GDPR cliff
  • Thompson Coburn LLP
  • Global
  • April 26 2018

Despite efforts of the international domain name authority to save the WHOIS database, it still appears likely to black out after GDPR becomes

One month until GDPR deadline: INTA and US government call for urgent rethink over WHOIS approach
  • World Trademark Review
  • USA, European Union, Global
  • April 25 2018

This week ICANN representatives met with the Article 29 Working Party (WP29) in a bid to obtain clarity over the future of WHOIS in light of the

What will the GDPR mean for WHOIS?
  • Stobbs IP
  • Global
  • April 23 2018

With Europe’s General Data Protection Regulation (“GDPR”) coming into effect on the 25 May 2018, the future of WHOIS is looking a little clearer (and

A Dark Time for Data: WHOIS Blackout Period Likely Starting in May
  • Cooley LLP
  • USA, European Union, Global
  • April 18 2018

What do you do when you want to look up the owner of a domain name? You probably perform a "WHOIS search" to find out the owner's name and contact

Registry announces WHOIS access charges, NGOs take aim at watch list plans, INTA applauds ‘Brand India’: news round-up
  • World Trademark Review
  • USA, Norway, United Kingdom, Canada, European Union, Global
  • April 17 2018

Every Tuesday and Friday, World Trademark Review presents a round-up of news, developments and insights from across the trademark sphere. In our

GDPR working party has its say on proposed WHOIS model; future access remains uncertain
  • World Trademark Review
  • Global
  • April 13 2018

The Article 29 Data Protection Working Party (WP29) has written to ICANN to provide guidance on its proposed interim model for ensuring that the

Online Enforcement: The role of the WHOIS directory (no. 1)
  • Switzerland
  • April 11 2018

The identification of the person responsible for an online infringement is a major challenge for the rights owner. Proxy services and the EU General