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UDRP Case Summaries
Uniform Domain Name Dispute Resolution Policy was established and adopted at ICANN’s inception as a dispute resolution policy to resolve disputes between trademark holders and domain owners more quickly and cost-effectively than judicial litigation.
Read summaries from UDRP cases.
An Unrepresented Complainant is Still Responsible for Understanding the Policy – vol. 4.9
An Unrepresented Complainant is Still Responsible for Understanding the Policy One of the most common mistakes that we see in Complaints is Complainants failing to provide background information about themselves.…
RDNH Finding in ‘No Response’ Case – vol 4.7
RDNH Finding in ‘No Response’ Case I found this decision particularly satisfying. It is well known that people do things online that they otherwise wouldn’t do in person. The same…
Respondent Fails to ‘Clearly and Accurately Disclose’ Relationship With Complainant – vol 4.6
Respondent Fails to ‘Clearly and Accurately Disclose’ Relationship With Complainant Although the Oki Data test has consistently been applied since 2001, it is best used as a guide and adapted…
Complainant Failing to Meet Standing Requirement of the Policy, Reprimanded – vol 4.5
Complainant Failing to Meet Standing Requirement of the Policy, Reprimanded: The first element of the Policy serves as a “standing requirement” under the UDRP. The threshold inquiry under the first element…
No Love for 3-Paragraph Complaint Over Descriptive Domain, Despite Trademark – vol. 4.4
No Love for 3-Paragraph Complaint Over Descriptive Domain, Despite Trademark It is noteworthy and gratifying that the Panel in this matter saw fit to declare Reverse Domain Name Hijacking. This…
Complainant Relies on Odd Copyright Registration But Escapes RDNH – vol. 4.3
We hope you will enjoy this edition of the Digest (vol. 4.3), as we review these noteworthy recent decisions, with expert commentary. (We invite guest commenters to contact us): ‣…
From the ICA Blog
In Memory of Howard Neu
Domain work part 1 – Acquisition by Mr. Sten Lillieström
The Brandable Idea by Mr. Sten Lillieström
No RDNH Finding Leads to Questions About Treatment of Complainants Versus Respondents – vol 4.8
ICA Member Meeting Pickleball Photos
The Legacy Idea by Mr. Sten Lillieström
ICA Member Exclusive Webinar “Web 2.5”: Bridging web2 and web3
The 7th Lonnie Borck Memorial Award Ceremony
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