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Much Ado about Ado.com: Carrillo sues bus company after bad UDRP decision

Domaining.com owner sues to retain ownership of Ado.com and asks for a finding of reverse domain name hijacking. Francois Carrillo, the owner of domain blog aggregator Domaining.com, has sued (pdf) Mexican bus company Autobuses dr Oriente ADO, S.A. de C.V. after a UDRP panel ordered his ……
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Bank files lawsuit after domain owner forwards domain to UDRP decision

Marathon Savings Bank lost a UDRP for MarathonBank.com, so it's trying a federal lawsuit instead. Marathon Savings Bank, located in Wisconsin, has sued (pdf) Affordable Webhosting, Inc. for cybersquatting after losing a UDRP to get the domain name MarathonBank.com. The bank uses the domain ……
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UDRP reform is coming. Here's ICA's position

Here's what domain investors would like to see happen during the review of the UDRP. For the first time in the 18 years since it was introduced, the Uniform Dispute Resolution Policy (UDRP) regarding cybersquatting is being reviewed. This is an issue for domain name investors to watch. Expect certain ……
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Panel denies transfer of domain name consisting of common phrase under UDRP

In a recent decision under the Uniform Domain Name Dispute Resolution Policy (UDRP) before the World Intellectual Property Organisation (WIPO), a panel has denied the transfer of a domain name matching the common phrase 'iste gelsin' in Turkish ('want and it shall come' in English)….
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Another Registrant Loses UDRP Where Trademark 'Spans the Dot'

Here's another example of a domain name dispute where the top-level domain (TLD) was essential to the outcome of the case — because it formed a part of the complainant's trademark: <mr.green>. In this decision under the Uniform Domain Name Dispute Resolution Policy (UDRP), the panel joined a ……
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Consolidation of domain name complaints possible under UDRP rules

The internet is an essential path for the development of trade and some Chinese companies may consider registering domain names containing renowned trademarks with “.cn” when the owners of these trademarks did not make such reservations. The World Intellectual Property Organization's (WIPO) ……
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United States: Reverse Domain Name Hijacking In UDRP Proceeding Leads To Award Of Attorney …

The three-person UDRP panel found that PeopleNetwork's domain registrations predated Plaintiffs' trademark registrations by several years, and that Plaintiffs had therefore engaged in “reverse domain name hijacking.” Despite this, Plaintiffs filed suit in district court, alleging trademark infringement and ……
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Reverse Domain Name Hijacking In UDRP Proceeding Leads To Award Of Attorney Fees In …

The Southern District of Florida recently awarded attorney fees in a reverse domain name hijacking case. Defendant PeopleNetwork ApS initially opposed Plaintiffs' trademark registrations for various BEAUTIFUL PEOPLE marks, but faced with lengthy and costly discovery, chose not to pursue its ……
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Parties agree to overturn UDRP decision and transfer domain for $40000

The parties agreed to overturn the UDRP decision but VirtualPoint agreed to transfer the domain name to Poarch Band of Creek Indians for $ 40,000. As of today, WindCreek.com is not in use. This case was more interesting than your typical lawsuit resulting from a UDRP. Poarch Band of Creek Indians ……
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