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#Danish corp tries to get “casual Friday” #domain via the #UDRP process

A Danish company that somehow registered the CASUAL FRIDAY mark, tried to get the domain ShopCasualFriday.com via the UDPR process. It’s amazing that such a generic phrase, at least in the US, is used as a trademark for goods and services. DK Company Vejle A/S, Denmark, attempted to grab this domain from an American registrant. […]

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Corrs.com #UDRP decision disappoints Australian law firm

An Australian law firm filed a UDRP to get the domain Corrs.com. The Complainant, Corrs Chambers Westgarth, is an Australian commercial law firm founded in 1841. It might be shocking to them that they lost the UDRP for a domain registered in 2001, but existing marks were registered in 2005. In this case, the Respondent […]

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Wasn’t aware of the trademark : #UDRP response actually helped save the #domain

The registrant of practicesnapshot.com is a dental studio that instructed one of its employees to register the domain in 2016. Apparently, the words “practice snapshot” have nothing to do with hockey, but it’s about providing software that allows dentists to have a graphic summary or snapshot of their dental practice. A company registered the trademark […]

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#Domain crap : The biggest #poop UDRP of all time!

We’ve seen some domain crap being taken to the UDRP process, but this one has to be the biggest collection of poop domains ever. To be exact, 74 “poop domains” were included in a UDRP filed by Crown Products LLC. The Complainant is in the waste solutions business and provides branded waste disposal bags and […]

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#SCX .ch : Crypto #domain sold for 60,000 Swiss francs ends up in #UDRP

SCX.ch is a Swiss cryptocurrency services domain that was sold twice in the course of a year; first, in 2018 to SwissClass Trade AG for 50,000 Swiss francs (CHF,) and a year later to the current registrant for 60,000 CHF. The first seller, Blockworks AG, Switzerland, filed a UDRP to get the domain back, claiming […]

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#Belgian company went after #Greenmood .com but its #UDRP failed

Greenmood.com, a domain registered in 2009, was challenged via the UDRP process at the WIPO by a Belgian company. Operating from the matching .BE domain, Sadig Alakbarov, stated that his company Pack & Co S.P.R.L. offers “stabilized plant products” under the GREENMOOD trademark “throughout the European territory.” The Respondent stated that there was an Australian […]

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#Domain for a King: Raja.com #UDRP thrown out

Raja is the Hindi word for “king” and the domain Raja.com represents that. Registered in 1995, Raja.com appears to have been parked on a PPC services lander at Sedo. There is no indication that the domain has been developed – in the traditional sense – since at least 2007. A UDRP filed at the WIPO […]

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#Trivago lost #UDRP case against the #domain name Traveltrow.com

Travel booking giant, Trivago, became popular a few years ago due to the scruffy actor featured in its commercials. In a recent UDRP case filed against the owner of Traveltrow.com, Trivago claimed that the two domains sound alike! Despite the Respondent’s acknowledgement of copyright issues, and an asking price of $5,000 for the domain, the […]

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#HealthLabs .com owner tried to get #HealthLab .com via the #UDRP process

The company that operates HealthLabs.com tried to snatch HealthLab.com as well, by filing a UDRP at the WIPO. As the Complainant, FPK Services LLC operates its brand since 2015. The domain in question, HealthLab.com, was registered in 2002. The Complainant asserts that the domain’s registrant acquired it in 2017, and that its existence and use […]

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#Aizel : Russian luxury brand attempted to snatch 19 year old #domain

Aizel, a Russian luxury brand, attempted to get the domain Aizel.com via the UDRP process. The domain was registered in 2000, making it 19 years old today. The Complainant attempted to contact its registrant numerous times without receiving a response, eventually resorting to filing a UDRP – this makes the move a “plan B.” The […]

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#Solothurn .com geodomain: #UDRP leads to loss for the Complainant at the #WIPO

The domain name Solothurn.com sounds cryptic; the 1997 registration is a geographical locale and a town in Switzerland. Swiss lawyers representing the city of Solothurn, challenged the generic, geographic meaning of this word, and filed a UDRP at the WIPO. Note: The Respondent was represented by ESQwire.com, sponsors of our publication. We obtained this information […]

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