UDRP exposed serial case loser

If you’ve lost 46 out of 47 UDRP cases, odds are that you will lose the 48th. In the case of the domain, the Respondent was exposed as a serial registrant of domains involving trademarks or other established rights. The UDRP was filed by on behalf of their client, Paul Loebach. As a […]

Copyright © 2023 · All Rights Reserved. Respondent’s claims didn’t sway experienced UDRP panelist

Some people will invent all types of back stories regarding the meaning of domains, as in the case of that ended up in a UDRP. The FIVERR mark has been registered since 2011, citing first use in 2010. Meanwhile, the domain was registered in 2020. In the ensuing UDRP, the Respondent claimed that the […]

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James lost the #UDRP for—Here’s why

The Thermomix is a multi-purpose kitchen appliance made by the Vorwerk Corporate Group, dating back to 1971. The THERMOMIX brand is thus established; a mixer is also a common name for the appliance that mixes. That reference put the domain name in the sights of the mark owner that filed a UDRP to get […]

Copyright © 2023 · All Rights Reserved. UDRP filing cost vs. lower asking price

When you offer for sale a domain that violates a registered trademark, the low asking price might not be a deterrent for the Complainant. In the case of, its registrant sought to get $1,450 dollars or a hundred bucks below the typical cost of a UDRP ($1,500 dollars or so.) The Complainant, Wolfspeed, Inc., […]

Copyright © 2023 · All Rights Reserved. Korean mega-domainer lost UDRP filed by French company

A Korean mega-domainer with almost 40,000 registered domains suffered a French defeat over; a French company claiming rights to the STYLAGE mark filed a UDRP. The domain was picked up via DropCatch in 2017, after the auction’s winner spent $1,005 dollars. Source: NameBio. Prior to the drop, the domain was in the possession […]

Copyright © 2023 · All Rights Reserved. A 1999 domain was lost via the UDRP process!

The domain name was registered in 1999; Fitness Anywhere LLC filed a UDRP to usurp this aged, valuable LLL .com. Citing rights to the TRX mark since “at least 2005,” the Complainant alleged that was acquired by the Respondent much later, in 2021 or 2022. WHOIS records indicate that the contact information was […]

Copyright © 2023 · All Rights Reserved. UDRP: Here’s why the Respondent lost

Trader Joe’s is an American chain of grocery stores headquartered in Monrovia, California. The chain has over 530 stores across the United States. The brand has a huge fan base and the groceries are often sought after in areas where there are no Trader Joe’s stores available. TRADER JOE’S is a registered trademark so when […]

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Redacted domain vs. redacted trademark in redacted UDRP due to porn

There are times when the domain name involved in a UDRP can be redacted per either party’s request. In the case of a redacted UDRP at the Forum (NAF) the Complainant’s name, the domain, and the trademark have all been redacted. The reason: The Respondent who is apparently Chinese, built a load of pornographic content […]

Copyright © 2023 · All Rights Reserved. Domain lost via the UDRP process to

Chainlink, a provider of smart contracts for the blockchain, operates from the domain name They have registered the marks CHAINLINK and LINK with the USPTO. The company filed a UDRP against the domain that according to the Complaint, competes and disrupts their services. The web site at doesn’t make it clear about […]

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Elliott Investment .com domain taken away via the UDRP process

Domain investing can be an intense business, as research of terms often leads to the willful or accidental registration of infringing domains. Staying away from these brand violations is a learned process, as many domain investors have come to find out. A UDRP case involving the domain resulted in a response by the Respondent, […]

Copyright © 2023 · All Rights Reserved. UDRP contains meta-baloney about Respondent’s domain

A lot of traction on the “meta” and “metaverse” trends have created ample demonstrated interest from global companies. Some are famously pushing forward with such entrance into the Web3 space, others are still holding off. Lack of action does not mean, however, that anyone can hop in and squat on famous marks, such as that […]

Copyright © 2023 · All Rights Reserved. Sold on NameJet, domain gets lost via the #UDRP process

Paying up for a domain in a NameJet auction, only to lose it a few months later isn’t great news. In the case of, it was sold for $1,718 dollars last December. Source: NameBio. CALPERS is an acronym for California Public Employees’ Retirement System and a registered trademark since 2001. The domain was in […]

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