Domain names news

.Amazon could be up for grabs
19 July 2017 | Los Angeles | Reporter: Barney Dixon
Amazon could finally claim the .Amazon domain after it succeeded in an independent review on ICANN’s decision to deny its applications
DavidDuchovny.com is no longer out there
12 July 2017 | Minnesota | Reporter: Mark Dugdale
Actor David Duchovny has recovered davidduchovny.com more than 20 years after it was first registered
Costa Rican registry complains of US ‘insults’
10 July 2017 | San José | Reporter: Barney Dixon
Costa Rica’s .cr internet registry has accused the US government of harassment and personal insults directed towards its executive director over The Pirate Bay’s .cr domain
WhatsApp recovers hackers domain
07 July 2017 | Geneva | Reporter: Mark Dugdale
McDonald’s jumps ship on .brands
06 July 2017 | Los Angeles | Reporter: Barney Dixon
New gTLDs used for defensive purposes
28 June 2017 | New York | Reporter: Barney Dixon
Nominet releases annual .uk domain disputes report
22 June 2017 | London | Reporter: Barney Dixon
👎 to emoji use in domain names, says ICANN committee
06 June 2016 | California | Reporter: Barney Dixon
WIPO updates UDRP jurisprudential overview
05 June 2017 | Geneva | Reporter: Mark Dugdale
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Yell loses out in UDRP decision
26 May 2017 | Geneva | Reporter: Barney Dixon
Intermountain lays claim to Utah hospital domains
05 May 2017 | Utah | Reporter: Barney Dixon
Moncler stitches up cybersquatter
19 April 2017 | Geneva | Reporter: Mark Dugdale
Bloomberg loses out on bloomberg.site
04 April 2017 | Minnesota | Reporter: Mark Dugdale
IMEC Hosting wins UDRP challenge on 20-year old domain
30 March 2017 | Minneapolis | Reporter: Barney Dixon
Owner of .feedback lacks transparency
22 March 2017 | Los Angeles | Reporter: Barney Dixon
UDRP cases hit record in 2016
17 March 2017 | Geneva | Reporter: Barney Dixon
New gTLDs attracting spammers, says IBM
16 March 2017 | New York | Reporter: Barney Dixon
Rockefeller strikes oil with 26 domain names
09 March 2017 | Geneva | Reporter: Barney Dixon
The DNA backtracks on third-party copyright system
27 February 2017 | Massachusetts | Reporter: Barney Dixon
20 domain names for Freddy
22 February 2017 | Geneva | Reporter: Barney Dixon
Domain Name Association backs UDRP-style copyright infringement system
09 February 2017 | Massachusetts | Reporter: Mark Dugdale
UK businesses face domain name scam
02 February 2017 | London | Reporter: Barney Dixon
‘Like’ seller loses domain names
26 January 2017 | Geneva | Reporter: Barney Dixon
474 domain names suspended in URS decision
06 January 2017 | Arcadia | Reporter: Barney Dixon
Exchanges put stock in UDRP process
04 January 2017 | Geneva | Reporter: Barney Dixon
Ambien domain names put to bed
07 December 2016 | Geneva | Reporter: Barney Dixon
Chatroulette scores 15 domain name bonanza
21 November 2016 | Geneva | Reporter: Barney Dixon
Domain names in .blog available on Monday
18 November 2016 | San Fransico | Reporter: Barney Dixon
Nominet: Suspensions soar in .uk
14 November 2016 | London | Reporter: Mark Dugdale
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The 36th European Communities Trade Mark Association Annual Conference focused on reform of EU trademark and copyright law. Mark Dugdale was there
As EU copyright reform continues, publishers are insisting the press publisher’s right will be good for business and won’t harm consumers. Angela Mills Wade of the European Publishers Council explains
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ECTA’s copyright committee was formed in response to the modernisation of the EU’s approach to copyright. Chair Dr Christian Freudenberg tells Mark Dugdale what this has meant in practice
ECTA has ramped up its efforts to ensure that IP rights are heard in Brexit negotiations. But this isn’t all the trademark association has been up to in the past year, as Ruta Olmane explains
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