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Objection Panel goes Rogue and Kills .Hospital domain name

Objection Panel goes Rogue and Kills .Hospital domain name
Two members of an objection panel come up with their own rules for whether a top level domain name is acceptable. An International Chamber of Commerce panel has killed the .hospital top level domain name by siding with the Independent Objector in a …
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Anti-Google group FairSearch.org loses objection against .map POSTED

Anti-Google group FairSearch.org loses objection against .map POSTED
Panelist unmoved by FairSearch.org's arguments against Google's bid to run a .map top level domain name. FairSearch.org, a consortium representing companies that compete against Google, is now 0-for-2 in community objections it filed against Google's …
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planet.ECO loses objection against TLDH for .eco top level domain name

planet.ECO loses objection against TLDH for .eco top level domain name
The latest salvo in the fight for the .eco top level domain name has been successfully defended by Top Level Domain Holdings. A World Intellectual Property Organization panel denied planet.ECO, LLC's Legal Rights Objection against TLDH for .eco. planet.
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Donuts Beats Back Academy Sports Legal Rights Objection To new gTLD

Donuts Beats Back Academy Sports Legal Rights Objection To new gTLD
If a second level domain was to be registered in such a way as to infringe on the Objector's trademark rights, the Objector could rely on the UDRP and/or the URS, and, depending on the circumstances, might also be entitled to redress in an appropriate …
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Scripps Networks loses second new TLD objection, this one for .diy

Scripps Networks loses second new TLD objection, this one for .diy
In 2002, a UDRP panel dismissed the complaint brought by a United Kingdom company claiming rights in the unregistered mark DIY, remarking, “it is in practice impossible to run a business in do-it-yourself products without using the letters DIY in a …
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Directv Beat Dish Network As Legal Rights Objection On New gTLD .Direct Is

Directv Beat Dish Network As Legal Rights Objection On New gTLD .Direct Is
Accordingly, under the standards set forth in the Procedure, the Panel concludes that the potential use of the applied-for gTLD by Respondent takes unfair advantage of the distinctive character or the reputation of Objector's registered marks, and …
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Nau strikes again: Google wins .tours objection against Donuts

Nau strikes again: Google wins .tours objection against Donuts
In the context of internet searches, confusion can arise if the user is unable to differentiate between top level domain names, and becomes unable to access information using a logical, organized thought process. A confused internet user will be unable …
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Scripps Loses Legal Rights Objection To Google's new gTLD App For .DIY

Scripps Loses Legal Rights Objection To Google's new gTLD App For .DIY
The mark is registered in International Class 042 as a standard-character service mark for “providing a website of information about television programming; news and weather; gardening and landscaping; crafts and hobbies; sewing and quilting; furniture …
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