According to the complaint, it is not the first instance when Jin has been traced of this. There have been several online vendors like Twitter, Google, Instagram, Zynga and Foursquare to name a few, who have encountered cyber-squatting by Jin. The counsels for Pinterest brought forth this fact and quoted […]
This case [WIPO CASE# D2010-1434] should indeed be an eye opener for the giant service providers providing end to...
LEGO Juris A/S is a Denmark based toy manufacturer and the owner of LEGO trademarks and other trademarks used in...
Mahindra and Mahindra (hereinafter referred to as the Complainant/M&M) filed a complaint under UDRP alleging...
Below is an award given by WIPO Arbitration and Mediation Center. We shall be posting on interesting domain name dispute cases on a regular basis. Volvo Vs. Volvo concept and Volvo Environment (WIPO CASE# D2012-0003) A UDRP complaint was filed by Volvo, the leading automobile manufacturer (The Complainant) with the WIPO […]Read more ›
Today, there is no doubt that the trademarks are very important for any business for the protection of its goods and services and creating a strong connection of a brand with the consumers. Therefore, most of the corporates and entrepreneurs try to associate their trademark with domain names. For example […]Read more ›
Unjustly enriching from the reputation of a well known mark is not new. Tata group is a famous company in the world with the well known mark TATA with more than 100 industries and out of which 50 of them use the word and the mark TATA. Recently the Tatas, […]Read more ›
Research has it that most companies in the Fortune 500 list and also many others are buying domain names which have suffixes like sucks, blows etc. to their domain. This is to prevent and keep it out of reach of people who might want to stab the company’s reputation. Some […]Read more ›
To everyone’s surprise, the National Arbitration Panel allowed goggle.com to be retained with the registrants and dismissed the complaint on procedural grounds. The registrants are using the domain name by making users sign up to quizzes which charge per text message by assuring them apple products as prizes. The registrant […]Read more ›
Uniform Domain-Name Dispute-Resolution Policy (UDRP) recently awarded the domain www.bjp.com to Bharatiya Janata Prarty, a major Indian Political Party. BJP had initially filed a complaint against Bharat Journals and Publishers for holding the domain name bjp.com. The complaint alleged that the domain name was used for illegal purpose and was […]Read more ›