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False Expectations: Attorney’s Fees and Statutory Damages in ACPA Actions
There is a degree of dread in the investor community that prized domain names will be forfeited to trademark owners in proceedings unde...
IPLegalCorner.com - Wednesday, February 5, 2020 - 12:13
Noteworthy Domain Names for 2020
Noteworthy Domain Name Decisions is a running collection of annual decisions that taken together provide insight into the jurisprudence...
IPLegalCorner.com - Monday, January 13, 2020 - 10:24
Unfamiliarity with / Unprepared for Proceedings under the UDRP
There is a difference, of course, between asserting a claim that cannot possibly succeed in an administrative proceeding under the Unif...
IPLegalCorner.com - Monday, January 13, 2020 - 10:18
Revisiting Reverse Domain Name Hijacking
The conduct that reverse domain name hijacking (RDNH) was crafted to punish is “using the [Uniform Domain Name Dispute Resolution Polic...
IPLegalCorner.com - Tuesday, December 17, 2019 - 9:34
Challenging Domain Names for Abusive Registration: UDRP and ACPA
There are predatory-domain name registrants; and there are registrants engaged in the legitimate business of acquiring, monetizing, and...
IPLegalCorner.com - Friday, November 1, 2019 - 13:23
Recovering Domain Names Lost to Fraudulent Transfer
Domain Names composed of generic terms and combinations–dictionary words, random letters, and short strings–have achieved a...
IPLegalCorner.com - Thursday, August 29, 2019 - 8:10
Satisfying the Evidentiary Demands of the UDRP
It continues to surprise that some counsel in proceedings under the Uniform Domain Dispute Resolution Policy (UDRP) are unaware or obli...
IPLegalCorner.com - Monday, August 12, 2019 - 8:4
The Question of Fairness in UDRP Decision-Making
In disputes under the Uniform Domain Name Dispute Resolution Policy (UDRP) parties should be able to rely on Panels delivering predicta...
IPLegalCorner.com - Monday, July 15, 2019 - 8:37
Words and Descriptive Phrases as Trademarks Registered as Domain Names
In a trademark context, who owns or controls, or would prevent others, from using words and phrases commonly available to speakers in a...
IPLegalCorner.com - Monday, June 24, 2019 - 10:40
UDRP Complaint: Actually, a Motion for Summary Judgment
This essay expands a talk presented at the 27th Fordham International IP Conference on April 26, 2019. Trademark owners (and here I’m t...
IPLegalCorner.com - Friday, May 3, 2019 - 9:10
Credibility and Disbelievablity as it Affects Outcomes in UDRP Proceedings
“Credibility” in English comes through Middle French from a Latin word signifying trustworthiness and reliability in business and perso...
IPLegalCorner.com - Thursday, April 4, 2019 - 9:42