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Lingaro.com : Polish #domain registered in 2005 hit with a #UDRP

Lingaro.com, the brand name of a Polish startup “innovator in data analysis,” was registered in 2005. Fifteen years later, the company filed a UDRP at the WIPO. Surprisingly, the domain’s renewal fees throughout the years have been paid for by the Respondent in this UDRP, and not the Lingaro company. Lingaro.com is forwarding to LingaroGroup.com, […]

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Frisby.com : #Colombian restaurant chain filed UDRP against a 1996 #domain registration

Frisby is a Colombian fried chicken restaurant chain founded by Alfredo Hoyos Mazuera in 1983. Also known as Pollos Frisby, the company logo features a chicken mascot. Frisby.com is a domain registered in 1996, and the current registrant was hit with a UDRP at the WIPO, filed by Frisby S.A., Colombia. The Respondent states that […]

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ESQwire law firm lands the #domain name DAE.com back in the hands of its registrant

Dubai Aerospace Enterprise uses the DAE acronym, and went after the premium three letter domain DAE.com via the UDRP process. Registered in 1995, this aged acronym was offered for sale after the Complainant participated in a GoDaddy auction where the Respondent won it at for $126,000 dollars. Meanwhile, the GoDaddy brokering service had placed a […]

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#Campofrio .com : Spanish #geodomain name barely makes it past #UDRP filed 20 years later

Campofrío is a town and municipality located in the province of Huelva, Spain, with less than 1,000 inhabitants. The matching .com domain, Campofrio.com, was registered in 1999. Meanwhile, Campofrio is also an established food group in Spain, operating from the domain name CampofrioFoodGroup.com. The company owns several CAMPOFRIO marks, and filed two separate UDRPs at […]

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UTA .ro : Cradle or acronym domain? #UDRP decision favored Respondent

The beauty of acronym domains, such as the LLL type, is that there is a very large number of matching word combinations. In the case of UTA.ro, the domain was challenged at the WIPO by UTA ​​Romania Services SRL, on behalf of the Germany mother company, Union-Tank Eckstein GmbH. The Romanian respondent claimed two things: […]

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CasinoDaddy.com : #Domain got hit with a #UDRP a decade after Complainant’s trademark

A Swedish company took a bet with CasinoDaddy.com, and filed a UDRP at the WIPO. The domain was registered in 2009. The Complainant is Joelsson Media Group AB, Sweden, that acquired a European Union trademark in 2019 for CASINO DADDY. That’s a decade after the domain was registered. They operate from the matching .net domain […]

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PataNegra.com : A #domain registered in 1996 threatened via the #UDRP process

Imagine receiving a UDRP for a domain name registered 24 years ago. PataNegra.com was registered in 1996, and in 2020 a Spanish company claimed rights to the PATA NEGRA mark. According to the UDRP, Complainant, J. Garcia Carrion, S.A. registered the trademark PATA NEGRA for wine with multiple registries, including the Spanish Patent and Trademark […]

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Skins.net : Generic, aged #domain challenged via the #UDRP process

Skins.net, a domain registered in 1998, was recently the focus of a UDRP filing. The Complainant, Symphony Holdings Limited, United Kingdom, claimed rights to a SKINS.NET trademark filed in 2015. According to the complaint, the Respondent acquired the domain from the previous owner in a bankruptcy: … the Respondent has improperly prevented the Complainant from […]

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#Dumbledore .com buyer magically avoids #UDRP pitfall, saves #domain investment

The registrant of Dumbledore.com pulled a magic trick with the domain, convincing the NAF panelist that it’s archaic English for “bumblebee.” Warner Bros had filed a UDRP to protect one of their characters from the “Harry Potter” series, Professor Albus Dumbledore. “Complainant’s Dumbledore Marks are derived from the Harry Potter fantasy novel series, authored by […]

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#Alfaleads .com : Aged #domain got hit with #UDRP from a #Chinese company

The domain Alfaleads.com was registered in 2012, and in 2019 a Chinese company with Russian trademarks filed a UDRP against the domain’s registrant. It’s clear that the domain’s public content hasn’t been updated since 2012, as it asks visitors to “Check back in 2013 for new promotions and contests.” The domain is being used as […]

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#Wekit .com : A 2005 #domain name faced the #UDRP process

The domain Wekit.com was registered in 2005. A decade and a half later, it was hit with a UDRP. The case was filed at the WIPO by Advice Group S.p.A., Italy, that asserted rights to the WEKIT mark, stemming from a 2018 trademark registration. The Chinese registrant and Respondent in this case, did not respond. […]

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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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