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PayEx vs. PayEx Ou: Who won the #UDRP?

An Estonian company using the domain PayExOu.com was hit with a UDRP filed by Swedbank PayEx Holding AB. The Respondent noted that as an Estonian legal entity Payex OÜ was formed in full compliance with Estonian law in 2018. They checked for similar entities in Europe to avoid mark conflicts but not in Sweden, apparently: […]

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Embrace.com files for #trademark registration with the #USPTO

Embrace.com, the boutique domain company operated by domain investor and entrepreneur, Elliot Silver, has applied for the registration of the matching mark EMBRACE.COM. Elliot’s company, Top Notch Domains LLC, is seeking to trademark the Embrace brand, consisting of EMBRACE.COM in block lettering with the E comprising a pair of interlocking mirror-reversed letters. In that sense, […]

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HikingTrails.com: #Trademark application points to recent #domain sale

The operators of the domain HikingTrails.com have applied for the registration of the matching mark, HIKINGTRAILS.COM. The USPTO application is filed with an “intent to use” clause, which often indicates that the related domain was acquired recently. Here are the services linked to the trademark’s application: Downloadable mobile applications for hiking trails, gear, equipment and […]

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Walbrofuelpumps.com: Registrant keeps #domain due to business relationship

Walbro Engine Management LLC engaged in a business relationship with a product reseller for 18 years, before filing a UDRP to usurp their operating domain. Express Fuel Pumps has been using the domain Walbrofuelpumps.com since 2003 to provide products manufactured by the Complainant, while the Complainant has been aware of – and indeed profited from […]

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RSS.com: After first failed attempt, company files new #trademark application

In 2020, the operators of the domain RSS.com filed for the registration of the mark RSS.COM but that application received opposition and was eventually abandoned. Fast forward more than a year later, there’s a new trademark application for RSS.COM with the USPTO, covering a different class of services: Entertainment services, namely, producing and providing podcasts […]

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Blogger dumps #domain thanks to ANTHRO trademarks

A blogger who set up a lifestyle blog on the domain AnthroLiving.com made the mistake to forward another one, Anthropologyliving.com, to it. The domains were registered months after Urban Outfitters Inc., operators of the Anthropologie brand, launched a new brand, ANTHROLIVING, to advertise its “Anthropologie Home” sector. Urban Outfitters Inc. filed a UDRP to usurp […]

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TrademarkMyNFT.com applies to register as a trademark

The operators of TrademarkMyNFT.com have filed an application with the USPTO to trademark TRADEMARKMYNFT.COM – quite ironic! According to their web site: Trademarkmynft.com is a trademark filing service for NFT brand creators from Carriman Law Group in NY. Registering a trademark for your NFT Brand Name gives government-backed ownership rights & protections that you don’t […]

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RVS.com: Domain owner filed for #trademark registration at the USPTO

The operators of the domain RVS.com filed for the registration of the matching trademark, RVS.COM, at the USPTO. The company applied for the registration of the RV.COM mark in September 2020. That mark is currently suspended. The “intent to use” application is for the following services: Retail and on-line retail store services featuring recreational vehicles, […]

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Business Doctor NJ: Trademark holder fails to usurp matching .com #domain

Business Financing, Inc., holds a registered trademark for THE BUSINESS DOCTOR; they filed a UDRP to usurp the domain businessdoctornj.com, an active business in New Jersey. Respondent asserts that it has a legitimate interest in the domain, which it has owned and used for nine years in connection with a legitimate business. Respondent also denies […]

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Tilt.com: Airbnb failed to reclaim allegedly stolen #domain via the UDRP process

The domain Tilt.com became part of the IP portfolio of Airbnb, when they acquired the company Crowdtilt. A third party allegedly stole the domain using a devious method and by risking $17,000 dollars. That domain was then sold to domain investor, James Booth, who was able to halt the exchange and handed the domain over […]

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Impactifs.com: Extra “i” in #domain led to #UDRP filing

Impact Fulfillment Services LLC operates from the domain impactfs.com and filed a UDRP against the registrant of impactifs.com. That additional “i” isn’t there for show, as the Respondent explained: Respondent denies the allegations of targeting Complainant and says further that Respondent has registered multiple, at least 12, domain names ending in “ifs” which refers to […]

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AzulMusic.com: #Domain owner didn’t bend to trademark holder—and here’s why

The registrant of the domain AzulMusic.com didn’t bend to the first C&D they received from Azul Music Multimídia of Brazil. The company operates from AzulMusic.com.br, registered in 1998. The asking price of $2,599 dollars is definitely reasonable for this two word .com registered in 2017. After filing a UDRP with the WIPO and despite claims […]

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