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Florida Owner of Sues For Trademark Infringement

September 29th, 2015 Comments off
UBER PROMOTIONS, INC. a Florida corporation filed a federal lawsuit today against the the world famous whose formal corporate name is UBER TECHNOLOGIES, INC for trademark infringement, unfair competition under the Trademark Act of 1946, under Florida law and under common law. The Florida corporation alleged they had a website for transportation services started […]
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Sen. Cruz Asks The GAO to Determine Whether Obama Has “The Power to Give Away the Internet”

September 29th, 2015 Comments off
U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas), who is also running for President, along with Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Charles Grassley (R-Iowa), House Judiciary Committee Chairman Bob Goodlatte (R-Va.), and Rep. Darrell Issa (R-Calif.), Chairman of the House Judiciary Subcommittee on Courts, Intellectual Property, and the Internet, sent a letter to the Government Accountability Office (GAO) yesterday […]
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Apple Sued For Trademark Infringement Over “Ear Pods”

September 11th, 2015 Comments off
Direct Sound Headphones, LLC, of a Fenton, Missouri has sued Apple for Trademark Infringement over the term “Ear Pods” Plaintiff, (“Direct Sound” or “Plaintiff”) sued Apple for “violations arising under the Trademark Act of 1946, 15 U.S.C. §1051, et seq., (the “Lanham Act”) and for common law trademark infringement and unfair competition under the laws […]

Godaddy Wins 5 Year Case Against The Oscars (Motion Picture Arts & Sciences (AMPAS)

September 10th, 2015 Comments off
According to, A federal judge ruled that the Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences (AMPAS) which owns and broadcast the The Oscars award failed to show that GoDaddy (GDDY) acted in “bad faith” with an intent to profit off of the Academy trademarks. U.S. District Judge Andre Birotte Jr., in a 128-page opinion […]

In 1st Case I’ve Seen Of Its Kind The Owner of .Co Site Sues .Com Owner For Cybersquatting

August 25th, 2015 Comments off
A lawsuit was filed against Domain Investor Chad Folkening yesterday in the United States District Court, Northern District of California for cybersquatting and Unfair Competition by Eden Technology Services, Inc.(Eden), on the domain name, alleging ging that Mr. Folkening registration of is confusingly similar to Plaintiff’s Personally I have not seen a […]
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August 23rd, 2015 Comments off
The premium generic domain names and have been sold by Arms & Armor Inc., which the company has owned for many years. Are the potential buyers Under Armour?

Lawyer & UDRP Panelist Gerald M. Levine Writes The Definitive Book on UDRP’s

August 21st, 2015 Comments off
At well over 500 pages, Gerald M. Levine who is an attorney,  as well as a UDRP panelist has written the definitive book on the Uniform Domain Name Dispute Resolution Policy, (UDRP). The book is entitled “Domain Name Arbitration: A Practical Guide to Asserting and Defending Claims of Cybersquatting Under the Uniform Domain Name Dispute […]
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Twitter Files 3 New Trademarks: Including It’s Stock Symbol TWTR

August 11th, 2015 Comments off
Twitter Inc. has filed 3 new trademarks but have they been forwarding thinking and purchase the matching domain names? It doesn't appears so but is heavily bid on and getting traffic!

Fed Court of Appeals Affirms Dismal Of Name.Space’s Claim Against ICANN’s New gTlD Program

August 1st, 2015 Comments off
The United States’ Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals has affirmed the dismissal of antitrust and other claims against ICANN made by a company called, related to ICANN’s new generic Top Level Domain (gTLD) Program, in an opinion published today In 2013, a federal district court dismissed all of’s claims, and today the Ninth […]
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Fake Story on New gTLD Domain, Bloomberg.Market Sends Twitter Shares Up Over 5%

July 14th, 2015 Comments off
  According to several sources, a fake news story appearing on a new gTLD domain name Bloomberg.Market sent shares of Twitter up over 5% today when they reported Twitter was going to be bought for $31 Billion dollars to over $38 a share. The domain is, not but its made to look like […]