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Gaygle.com : WIPO panelist cites “lack of counsel” as reason of no #RDNH finding!

The domain Gaygle.com was registered in 2003 and a UDRP complaint was filed with the WIPO in 2020. Basing the filing on a 2019 trademark for GAYGLE, the Complainant operates from the .CO variant. The Respondent stated that they legitimately registered the Domain Name more than 15 years before Complainant had ever used GAYGLE as […]

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Opus.es : Seemingly generic #domain lost in #UDRP due to serving wine PPC ads

Opus is the Latin word for work of art, but in the world of trademarks and brands it all depends on use. The registrant of the domain Opus.es found out via the UDRP process that displaying PPC ads about wine constitutes trademark infringement. Opus One Winery LLC filed the UDRP at the WIPO, to protect […]

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Jumpcloud.net registrant given immense slack in #UDRP decision

The registrant of Jumpcloud.net was given immense slack by the NAF panelist, in a UDRP filed by the registrants of the matching .com. The Respondent failed to renew the domain in 2016, thus dropping its original registration stamp of 2012, and the domain was re-registered in 2017. Meanwhile, the JUMPCLOUD mark was registered in 2014. […]

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Orecle.com : #Domain hit with UDRP before #NameJet auction

Orecle.com, a domain that dropped and was auctioned on November 5, 2020 at NameJet, was hit with a UDRP days prior. The domain dropped and was caught on September 28, and by October 29 Oracle Corporation had filed a UDRP. The timing is important, as Namebio lists the NameJet sale to have completed for $230 […]

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GamingBible.com : #UDRP cites Respondent’s 67,000 #domains as part of the argument

The registrant of GamingBible.com lost this 2013 registration via the UDRP process; the Complainaint, Ladbible Group Limited, United Kingdom, asserted rights to a 2015 European trademark for “The Gaming Bible.” In their filing, the Complainant was keen to point out that the Respondent is a domain investor, owning more than 67,000 domain names. Interesting angle, […]

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Desoinc.com #UDRP : Panelist noted the lukewarm filing by the Complainant

The Complainant filing the UDRP for the domain desoinc.com didn’t try hard enough with their filing. That’s the gist of the case, as noted by the sole panelist at the National Arbitration Forum. Apparently, in this case, the claims set forth by the Complainant were this one liner: “The domain name is identical to our […]

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DataWidget.com lost via the #UDRP process despite 15 year seniority to the trademark!

The domain DataWidget.com appears to be an aged, generic domain. Registered in 2005, it was offered for sale by its registrant but a company that registered the mark DATA WIDGET in 2020 is now taking it over via the UDRP process. Despite a gap of 15 years between the domain’s registration and that of the […]

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CobraJetAviation.com : The #UDRP process wasn’t designed for legal disputes

US based Cobrajet, Inc., instructed one of its employees to register the domain CobraJetAviation.com, with subsequent compensation of his expenses. According to the ensuing UDRP, the now former employee refused to provide access to the accounts managing the domain and the web site. The Respondent is Cobra Jet, Cobrajetaviation, with an address in Cairo, Egypt, […]

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Igroutka.net : #UDRP over Russian stolen #domain fails to restore it

Aleksandr Danilchuk filed a UDRP to restore the status of his domain, igroutka.net, after it was allegedly stolen. Igroutka means “game duck” in Russian, and it’s a popular repository of free online games. According to the UDRP, between 2016 and 2019 Igroutka.net attracted more than 19,900,000 visitors, including more than 12,100,000 visitors in 2019. The […]

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WithU.com : Chinese registrant failed to respond to #domain UDRP – what happened?

The Chinese registrant of the domain WithU.com failed to respond to the UDRP filed against the domain. Registered in 1998, WithU.com became the target of WithU Holdings Limited, United Kingdom – the Complainant in this case. They asserted rights to a composite design and word mark that incorporates WITHU. The sole panelist at the WIPO […]

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Stars.com : No Reverse #Domain Name Hijacking finding for million dollar domain

Stars.com was hit with a UDRP but managed to fend off the Complainant in this case, Saudi Al-Dabbagh Group Holding Company. The Complainant asserts rights to the STARS FOUNDATION mark. The cherry on the pie: registered in 1998, Stars.com was acquired for $917,000 dollars in 2019 by the Respondent in this case. The Respondent, Leo […]

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You say EIYO I say AYO : #Ayolabs wins #UDRP for a dot .EU #domain name

Two “lab” companies clashed in Europe under the .EU ccTLD, citing phonetic similarities of the domain Ayolabs.eu to the EIYOLAB mark. Eiyolab, France, represented by Coblence & Associés, France, went ahead with a UDRP against the Spanish team operating Ayolabs. The latter, is an acronym of its founders first names: A – Adrien, Y – […]

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