Eli Lilly is a pharmaceutical company manufacturing among others, the erectile dysfunction medication “Cialis.” Such medication is sold only via prescription in the US and many Western countries, while contraband or fake meds bearing the Cialis mark are sold on the Internet. For that purpose, domain names using the Cialis brand are utilized in a […]Copyright © 2016 DomainGang.com · All Rights Reserved.
Another day, another UDRP against domains that begin with the number “188.” Once again, the Complainant is Cube Limited of Douglas, Isle of Man, a company that uses its 188 trademark to challenge the ownership of related domains; they’ve done so several times in the past. This time around, the Respondent is Ri Biao Xie […]Copyright © 2016 DomainGang.com · All Rights Reserved.
The UDRP for the aged domain, SpaceScooter.com, delivered a surprising result. The Complainant is a Dutch company that acquired the rights to the SPACE SCOOTER mark, originating from 1999. The domain was registered in 2000, and in 2014, during negotiations with the Complainant via GoDaddy’s brokering services, its owner asked $8,000 dollars for it. Complainant […]Copyright © 2016 DomainGang.com · All Rights Reserved.
The company behind the “188” trademark has successfully taken over several more domains that begin with this number. In a UDRP involving several numeric domains that begin with “188,” Cube Limited of the Isle of Man, Great Britain, targeted the following domains: 188004.com 188201.cc 188202.cc 188203.cc 188203.net 188204.cc 188205.cc 188206.cc 188207.cc 188208.cc 188209.cc As they […]Copyright © 2016 DomainGang.com · All Rights Reserved.
Every domain has a price tag at some point in time. Making an offer for a domain clearly slated for development, can get quite annoying. When you repeatedly make offers, either higher or lower, seeking to harass the domain owner, most likely you’re not going to get anything. After years of not hearing back from […]Copyright © 2016 DomainGang.com · All Rights Reserved.
Another day, another UDRP has been filed against an aged, valuable three letter .com domain. According to a freshly-filed case at the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) the domain EDP.com is facing a UDRP. As the case is on-going and no decision has been delivered, we can only speculate on the motives of this case. […]Copyright © 2016 DomainGang.com · All Rights Reserved.
The UDRP over the domain Sarten.com is a prime example why Rick Schwartz created Hall of Shame. Last December we covered the UDRP decision for the domain, filed at the WIPO. Stanley Pace, the domain’s owner, successfully deflected a Turkish company’s claims to Sarten.com. Just a few months later, Sarten Ambalaj Sanayi ve Ticaret Anonim […]Copyright © 2016 DomainGang.com · All Rights Reserved.
Amazing. Despite not responding to the UDRP against the domain, Candi.com, its registrant managed to retain control of it. The Complainant is Candi Controls, Inc. of Oakland, California, United States of America (“U.S.”), represented by Paradigm Counsel LLP, U.S. Note: Candi.com is parked with a zero click lander that often displays fake malware warnings. We […]Copyright © 2016 DomainGang.com · All Rights Reserved.
If you haven’t heard of the latest Pokemon GO mania taking over the Internet and people’s lives, you don’t own a smart phone. Nintendo‘s brilliant idea to re-launch its Pokemon franchise as an Augmented Reality (AR) game, has sent its stock skyrocketing. Meanwhile, opportunists wanting to capitalize on the Pokemon fame and brand, aren’t wasting […]Copyright © 2016 DomainGang.com · All Rights Reserved.
Yet another UDRP over domains that begin with the not-so-lucky number “188” has been decided at the WIPO. Following on a batch of six digit numeric .com domains in April, and one UDRP in February for the same type of number, the new case involved the following domain names: 188b0.com, 188b1.com, 188b2.com, 188b3.com, 188b4.com, 188b5.com, […]Copyright © 2016 DomainGang.com · All Rights Reserved.
A furniture moving company going by the name GetBellhops, filed a UDRP to challenge the ownership of the domain Bellhops.com. According to the filing, Bellhops, Inc. of Chattanooga, Tennessee, based their filing on a 2015 registration date of the mark, BELLHOPS: “The Complainant is a Delaware company offering business services based in Chattanooga, Tennessee, doing […]Copyright © 2016 DomainGang.com · All Rights Reserved.