Posts In: Trademarks

Sky Wins WIPO against Pirate Site but Forgets to Take Site Down

July 13, 2016 Domaining News, Trademarks 0

Earlier this year Sky, the well-known British telecommunications company, filed a WIPO (World International Property Organization) domain dispute against a pirate website, Skysportslive.tv, that was streaming...

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Marlboro Wins WIPO Domain Dispute

June 29, 2016 Domaining News, Trademarks 0

The world famous cigarette brand, Marlboro, managed to easily win a WIPO concerning 2 domain names, marlboro-carton.com and marlboroscarton.com, that tried to profit from the “Marlboro”...

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Facebook Wins WIPO Domain Dispute

June 22, 2016 Domaining News, Trademarks 0

Social networking giant Facebook filed a domain dispute on April 19th at WIPO (World Intellectual Property Organization) concerning the domain name Facebook360.com. Facebook360.com was registered...

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WhatsApp Wins UDRP Domain Dispute

On March 24, 2016 WhatsApp, the globally known mobile instant messaging service, filed an UDRP domain dispute for 2 domain names, whatsapp-plus.org and ogwhatsapp.org, at...

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Apple Has to Share IPHONE Trademark With Xintong Tiandi Technology

May 5, 2016 Trademarks 0

On March the 31st, 2016, the Beijing Municipal High People’s Court rejected Apple’s appeal of an earlier ruling. In the first ruling, made in 2013,...

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eBay and PayPal Win UDRP on 13 Domain Names

April 20, 2016 Domaining News, Trademarks 0

eBay and PayPal filed an UDRP (Uniform Dispute Resolution Policy) on January 11th, 2016 on 13 infringing domain names arguing that the domain names are...

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Oracle Wins Domain Dispute for Domain Orracle.com

April 13, 2016 Domaining News, Trademarks 0

On April 11 the well-known computer technology company Oracle won a WIPO (World Intellectual Property Organization’s Arbitration and Media Center) domain dispute for the domain...

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Virgin Enterprises Wins URS Against Cybersquatter

April 11, 2016 Domaining News, Trademarks 0

Virgin Enterprises owns various trademark registrations for “Virgin” and “Virgin Atlantic”. The owner of the domain virgin-atlantic.work created a website with no content on the...

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Luxury Shoe Brand Jimmy Choo Wins WIPO Domain Dispute Against Cybersquatter

April 4, 2016 Domaining News, Trademarks 0

On the 20th of March luxury shoe brand Jimmy Choo successfully won a WIPO (World Intellectual Property Organization) domain dispute and recovered two infringing domains, jimmy–choo.org...

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2,898 Trademark Applications for Hashtags Have Already Been Filed

March 27, 2016 Trademarks 0

Sure everyone knows domains can be trademarked but did you know that since 2015 around 3,000 global trademark applications for hashtags were filed and over...

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Marlboro Loses WIPO Domain Dispute

March 24, 2016 Domaining News, Trademarks 0

On December 1st, 2015, Philip Morris (owner of Marlboro) filed a domain dispute at the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) against a French national regarding...

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Trademark Drama Between Yosemite National Park and Delaware North

March 22, 2016 Trademarks 0

Delaware North’s, a company that provided hotel operations and concessions at Yosemite National Park, contract expired on March 1st so they left the Yosemite National...

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FC Bayern München Wins WIPO Domain Dispute

March 16, 2016 Domaining News, Trademarks 0

FC Bayern München, a well-known german football club, has won a domain name dispute regarding the domain name thebayernmunichsoccershop.com at WIPO (the World Intellectual Property...

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Twitter Doesn’t Want to Give Up the Fight for the Trademark “Dronie”

March 12, 2016 Trademarks 0

Back in 2014 Twitter wanted to make “dronie” a real thing and even launched a Twitter marketing campaign during the 2014 Cannes Film Festival on...

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