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Web.com Awarded Netsol.Domains in UDRP

April 24th, 2015 Comments off
A one member panel ruled in favor of Web.com with regards to the domain name Netsol.domains. The registrant was based out of Spain and it seems tried to sell the domain for $5,000. The registrant did say that the name along with other infringing domains were registered  as part of an automated list generated from […]

Walmart Files UDRP on New gTLD Domain Walmart.LGBT

April 23rd, 2015 Comments off
      Walmart has filed a UDRP on the new gTLD domain Walmart.lgbt. The new domain extension .LGBT,  for those that may not know,  “is the first internet address created specifically for connecting with the Lesbian, Gay Bisexual and Transgender community.” and is operated by Afilias. Interestedly just a couple of months ago Walmart […]
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14 Year Old 4 Letter .Com Lost in UDRP To Trademark Filed in 2012: GECU.com

April 23rd, 2015 Comments off
A one member UDRP panel has just handed over a 14 year old, four letter .com domain, GECU.com to GECU of Texas The domain holder registered the domain gecu.com on June 29, 2001. Terry F. Peppard the Panelist found the credit union had common law trademark rights going back to 1998 even though the trademark […]
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Owner of WordPress Hit With UDRP On The Domain Name Thesis.com

April 22nd, 2015 Comments off
The owner of WordPress.com, Automattic, Inc, has been hit with a UDRP on the domain name Thesis.com which they seemed to have acquired in September  2014. The domain name is registered through Mark Monitor. The domain was owned by Facultylounge.com Partners until it was purchased by The domain name Thesis.com is being forward to Themeshaper.com […]
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University Of Florida Files UDRP On 18 Year Old FloridaGators.com

April 22nd, 2015 Comments off
After a short 18 years the University of Florida apparently has filed a UDRP to gain control of the domain name FloridaGators.com The current website has the following disclaimer on it: Disclaimer: This website is in no way affiliated with the University of Florida, the University of Florida Athletic Association, or any sponsor or organization […]
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After 11 Years Google Finally Gains Control Over The Domain GoogleTranslate.com

April 22nd, 2015 Comments off
Google has won control over the domain name Googletranslate.com 11 years after it was registered,  in a one member UDRP panel decision. The domain name undoubtedly got a lot of traffic over the years making its owners a lot of money. The domain GoogleTranslate.com has an Alexa ranking in the US of 226,000 Why Google […]
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Bolter.com Saved In UDRP Despite an Asking Price of Up To $99K

April 22nd, 2015 Comments off
Impressons LLC of California lost its bid to grab the domain name Bolter.com in a UDRP The domain holder Stanley Pace was represented by Howard Neu. The three member panel of Fernando Triana, Esq, Debrett Lyons, Esq. and David Einhorn, Esq found that the Impression who just filed for a trademark last year did not […]
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Wiz Khalifa Wins Control Of 8 Domain Names

April 21st, 2015 Comments off
Wiz Khalifa, whose real name is Cameron Thomaz just won control of 8 domain names either having his name, Wiz Khalifa or his brand Taylor Gang. A one member UDRP WIPO panel awarded taylorclothes.com taylorgang.biz taylorgang.info taylorgang.mobi taylorgang.tv taylorsgreen.com wizkhalifa.biz wizkhalifa.mobi Here is the highlights of the decision: “Complainant Cameron Thomas, professionally known as, Wiz […]
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Owned For At Least 14 Years Nat Cohen’s Telepathy, Inc Hit With UDRP on Boon.com

April 18th, 2015 Comments off
Domain Investor Nat Cohen’s company Telepathy, Inc, has been hit with a UDRP on the domain name Boon.com which according to DomainTools.com it has owned since at least 2001. The UDRP was filed by Wirecard AG, a “global financial services and technology company headquartered in Aschheim, Munich, Germany. Its internet payment service competes with PayPal […]
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NF.com Bought In 2014 Hit With UDRP By Association Française de Normalisation (AFNOR)

April 18th, 2015 Comments off
  The two letter domain name NF.com has been hit with a UDRP just a year after it was acquired from Anything.com. The domain name was owned by Anything.com back in June 2014 and since then has changed hands several times. 4.cn a Chinese based domain broker, owned the domain (possibly under escrow) until August […]
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