Beginning on November 3, the ICANN community will convene for ICANN 57 in Hyderabad, India. This meeting is noteworthy because of additional non-policy agenda items and because it is ICANN’s first public meeting after the IANA transition.
In some instances, including a brand name in a domain name can be a matter of “fair use”. In other instances, including a brand name in a domain name can cause public confusion or be considered bad faith use. In this post, UDRP expert Steve Levy discusses how the outcome of a UDRP case can depend on whether a brand and its products are specifically being targeted.
This month kids across the northern hemisphere are returning to school, and, in that spirit, we’re offering a lesson in the 5 most important UDRP rules to remember before filing a complaint.