Winklevoss Technologies LLC filed a UDRP against the domain WinTech.com, which was registered in 1999. According to the UDRP at the National Arbitration Forum, the Complainant has rights to the WINTECH mark based upon multiple registrations with the United States Patent and Trademark Office (“USPTO”) (e.g. Reg. No. 2,145,935, registered Mar. 24, 1998). The Respondent […]Copyright © 2017 DomainGang.com · All Rights Reserved.
Bagley Argentina S.A. of Buenos Aires, Argentina claimed it had rights to the BAGLEY mark, when it filed a UDRP against the domain Bagley.com. Registered in 1999, the domain belongs to Anything.com Ltd. of Grand Cayman, Cayman Islands – the Respondent in this case. The Complainant asserted its rights stem from a Mr. Bagley, way […]Copyright © 2017 DomainGang.com · All Rights Reserved.
If you plan to apply for a trademark, make sure it doesn’t sound like a typo of a commonly searched, generic term. A three member panel at the WIPO agreed that the domain Cedit.com does not infringe on the Complainant’s mark, CEDIT. According to ESQwire, the domainer-friendly law firm representing the Respondent: “The Respondent registered […]Copyright © 2017 DomainGang.com · All Rights Reserved.
A brazen theft of domains we covered yesterday, has a new addition; the domain OLP.com is currently stolen as well. ESQwire.com, the domainer-friendly law firm, has been retained on behalf of their legitimate owner to take all steps necessary for their immediate return. All currently listed domains were stolen from an eNom account, and were […]Copyright © 2017 DomainGang.com · All Rights Reserved.
It’s almost 2016, and this is the best time of the year to send out our sincere thanks to companies in the domain industry that stood out above the rest, for the products and services they provide. After being grateful to Escrow.com, DomainTools, and Uniregistry, it’s the turn of ESQwire. The domainer-friendly lawfirm has been […]Copyright © 2017 DomainGang.com · All Rights Reserved.
In April of this year, we reported that the premium, aged domain X3.com was stolen from its legitimate owner. At the time, Mr. AJ Alfieri-Crispin, shared the agony of witnessing the domain disappear from his registrar account in the course of 25 minutes. The owner’s Odyssey ended about a month ago, when the 3rd District […]Copyright © 2017 DomainGang.com · All Rights Reserved.
ESQwire achieved a remarkable feat in the month of July: in 30 days, five UDRP cases were successfully defended by the domainer-friendly law firm. What we have here, are 5 cases involving generic dictionary word domains, two word domains, “e” generic word domains and a four letter domain. That’s almost like a typical variety of […]Copyright © 2017 DomainGang.com · All Rights Reserved.
ESQwire.com is a domainer-friendly law firm, totaling decades of experience between its principals, Ari Goldberger and Jason B. Schaeffer; the end result is an impressive portfolio of domains that have been successfully defended against litigation or UDRPs. Both IP attorneys are actively involved in the domain community and participate in domain conferences and events, such […]Copyright © 2017 DomainGang.com · All Rights Reserved.
Got served with a UDRP for your generic, aged domain and don’t want to spend money on lawyers? No problem. Let’s face it: a UDRP isn’t the end of the world, and if you can hit CTRL-C and CTRL-V and know how to send email, you are halfway to success. Most domainers detest the idea […]Copyright © 2017 DomainGang.com · All Rights Reserved.
WIPO, the World Intellectual Property Organization, is headquartered in Geneva, Switzerland; the Red Cross also has its offices a few blocks away. The close operation of the two organizations has inspired the formation of a humanitarian support group for those UDRP Complainants that faced the soul-scarring delivery of a Reverse Domain Name Hijacking finding. “UDRP […]Copyright © 2017 DomainGang.com · All Rights Reserved.
Jury Duty is a civic right and obligation that receives very little recognition; the fine men and women forming a jury, assist with the protection of rights and liberties in the US courts. That being said, a court process can become lengthy and tiresome, lasting several days. Jury members do take breaks, but since they […]Copyright © 2017 DomainGang.com · All Rights Reserved.
ICANN might have reduced its spending for the opening night gala budget by a few million dollars, but the glitz and luxury is still present among its several thousand attendees. With ICANN51 taking place the Hyatt Regency Century Plaza, at the fashionable West Side of Los Angeles, California, there are many opportunities to engage with […]Copyright © 2017 DomainGang.com · All Rights Reserved.