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After a Record Sales Month .CLUB Will Have a Lot of Domains in Our Next Weekly

After a Record Sales Month .CLUB Will Have a Lot of Domains in Our Next Weekly
A day after our latest weekly domain sales report came out Wednesday (December 2), .CLUB announced they had a record-breaking month in November, booking just over $ 1,622,000 worth of premium domain sales. Most of those sales were in the mid four-figure …
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NAR pitches .realtor domains (free for 1 year) and disses .re

NAR pitches .realtor domains (free for 1 year) and disses .re
The real estate agent who forwarded NAR's email to me said he doesn't see a point in registering the domains, as he already has descriptive domain names for his business. On its website, NAR addresses the question of using a .realtor domain instead of …
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Marchex's Archeo auctioning off 71 domains in SnapNames auction

Marchex's Archeo auctioning off 71 domains in SnapNames auction
Archeo Marchex's soon-to-be spin-off Archeo just started an auction on SnapNames that will run for a month. The auction includes 71 domain names and shows both the breadth and quality of Archeo's portfolio. That said, I think most of these domains …
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Brand Protection Fail: This Weeks TM Domains Brands Let Drop & Get

Brand Protection Fail: This Weeks TM Domains Brands Let Drop & Get
Its pretty interesting sitting on the sidelines every week seeing companies spending $ 1,500 a pop to file a UDRP on a single domain name (plus attorneys fees) on the same type of domain names that are dropping and can be picked up for $ 69 on a back …
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New top level domains present brand-protection challenges

New top level domains present brand-protection challenges
A greater number of gTLDs means an exponentially increased number of possible opportunities for domain name squatting, typo squatting, or trademark infringement. Accordingly, trademark owners must be aware of steps that can be taken to protect their …
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Protecting brands in new generic top-level domains (gTLDs)

Protecting brands in new generic top-level domains (gTLDs)
These mechanisms are in addition to the dispute resolution process available under the UDRP. While the URS is cheaper than UDRP, its usefulness is somewhat limited because the remedy for a successful complainant is suspension of the domain name …
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