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U.S. Supreme Court rejects categorical rule that generic term plus “.com” results in a generic composite

The United States Supreme Court holds that adding a top-level domain, like “.com”, to an otherwise generic term does not automatically result in a generic composite, and that a...

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Mexico: New Federal Law for Protection of Industrial Property & amended Federal Copyright Law & Criminal Code

On30 Junethe House of Representatives voted and approved 3 decrees whereby (1) Anew Federal Law for the Protection of Industrial Property is enacted, (2) Federal Copyright ...

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Domain name growth across all TLDs

On 29 May 2020, Verisign released their latest Domain Name Industry Brief detailing the number of reported domain names registered across all the Top Level Domains (TLDs).

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Registry.SI working to prevent abuse of .SI domain names

Register.SI, the Registry responsible for running the Slovenian .SI country code Top Level Domain (ccTLD), has recently reaffirmed its commitment to ensuring "stable, safe and reliable ...

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Geography and field of business lead to the Complainant's defeat
Registered Content

In a recent decision under the Uniform Domain Name Dispute Resolution Policy (the UDRP or the Policy) before the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO), a Panel refused to order...

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New domain name dispute resolution policies for .AC, .IO and .SH

The Internet Computer Bureau (ICB), the Registry operating the country code Top-Level Domains (ccTLDs) for .AC (Ascension Island), .IO (British Indian Ocean Territory) and .SH (Saint...

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None of your bee's wraps
Registered Content

In a recent decision under the Uniform Domain Name Dispute Resolution Policy (UDRP) before the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO), a UDRP panel denied a UDRP Complaint for the...

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Trademark rights are essential for a successful UDRP
Registered Content

In a recent decision under the Uniform Domain Name Dispute Resolution Policy (UDRP) before the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO), a Panel denied the transfer of the domain...

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.DZ tightens up its registration requirements

CERIST, the Algerian domain name Registry, has updated its registration requirements for the .DZ country code Top Level Domain (ccTLD), making it much more restrictive. These changes...

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