The respondent in the Domecq.Wine UDRP is proud of his family’s name, a centuries old wine producer from Spain. Pernod Ricard España, SA, filed the UDRP, on the notion that the Domecq name is trademarked. According to the UDRP: “The Claimant is a Spanish mercantile belonging to the Pernod Ricard group, a world leader in […]Copyright © 2017 DomainGang.com · All Rights Reserved.
Some gTLDs are meant to be: they match consumer products that are globally appreciated, and we’re not talking about milk here. 😉 Donuts, Inc. launched two successful gTLDs, dot .Wine and dot .Vin, after months of byzantine scenarios leveraged by the ICANN committee. But let’s forget about the bureaucrats and the conservative forces here; it’s […]Copyright © 2017 DomainGang.com · All Rights Reserved.
Donuts, Inc. has a couple of reasons to be celebrating with wine this weekend: the successful launch of its dot .Wine and dot .Vin gTLDs. Even before general availability exited EAP phase, active domain investors such as Michael Berkens rushed to secure meaningful, premium domains. The opening of the floodgates saw the real potential of […]Copyright © 2017 DomainGang.com · All Rights Reserved.
It’s an abnormally cold Sunday in Florida, but that won’t slow down domain investor and popular blogger, Mike Berkens. After selling the bulk of his domain portfolio to GoDaddy for a reputed eight figures, Mike Berkens and WorldWide Media, Inc., continue to invest in the lucrative gTLD domain space. Two new gTLDs currently in EAP […]Copyright © 2017 DomainGang.com · All Rights Reserved.
As if the word “cybersquatters” wasn’t enough, a new article about the proposed launch of dot .wine and dot .vin gTLDs by ICANN, reeks of anti-domainer sophisms. Titled “New Internet enders could plague wine world,” the article by a Gus Clemens attempts to describe the alleged dangers that wine producers will be facing from the […]Copyright © 2017 DomainGang.com · All Rights Reserved.
Welcome back to DomainGang, Bruce! It’s been a while – since the Missouri.me days. So you’ve been rolling out Grape.com, a property of the Castello brothers. What’s the business plan? Bruce Marler: The sales plan for the site is based on traveling to all of the thousands of wineries throughout the US, I have determined […]Copyright © 2017 DomainGang.com · All Rights Reserved.