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Enterprise DNS Security for .BANK Domain Names

Lexsynergy is pleased to announce its new service, Anycast DNS, which will address the advanced DNS hosting requirements…  Read more

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ICANN 53 - Guaranteeing Accountability in Internet Governance

I recently attended the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers' (ICANN) 53rd meeting in Buenos Aires to fur…

Managing (in)Security Through Regulation: A Key Phase for Nation States

Not so long ago, the notion of introducing laws and other regulatory responses to address cyber security issues was rega…

Is Sharing the Answer to .BRAND Top Level Domain Disputes?

In opening up for the .BRAND top level domain, ICANN has artificially created a scarce resource of great commercial valu…

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Political Cybersquatting: Politician Domain Names Getting Big Money But Why?

As a politician, are you faced with the question of whether it would be easier to just pay the high price to quickly obt…

The Cost of Protecting Your Brand and Domains

If a company wants to protect their brand, they may have to consider paying the price of $2,499 in order to register .su…

What To Do When You Do Not Own the Domain Name That Corresponds To Your Trademark?

How can I get the domain name that matches my trademark? Domain names rights are on a first come, first serve basis. An…

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NATIONAL ARBITRATION FORUM TOP 10 PANELISTS

This is our Semi-Annual Report of those panelists who have Denied more Complaints than all other Panelists at NAF. Our a…

WIPO PANELISTS – MIDYEAR REPORT

This is our Semi-Annual Report of those panelists who have Denied more Complaints than all other Panelists at WIPO. Our…

OUR SEMI-ANNUAL REPORT ON UDRP PANELISTS

There are some new interesting developments in decisions made at both WIPO and NAF concerning panelists involved. For th…

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DomainSherpa's Unprecedented Exploration of Domain Name Leasing

By Zak Muscovitch. Thanks to Michael Cyger's DomainSherpa, you can get watch an unprecedented 1.5+ hour exploration of d…

"Tough Luck" in UDRP Complaints: How Armani and Sony Lost UDRP Complaints

By Zak Muscovitch. Sometimes even a famous brand owner just runs up against the wrong domain name owner. Take for examp…

That's Hilarious! UDRP Complainant Says That Respondent "Isn't Known" By his OWN First Name!

By Zak Muscovitch. From the 'now I have heard it all file', Complainant corporation, Allesandro International of Germany…

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A closer look at the auDRP 2010-2015

A closer look at the auDRP 2010-2015 Key Findings: The total number of .au domains have grown by over a million since 2…

auDRP – A Review of the past 5 years

Today we our proud to launch an infographic report of the auDRP (Australia’s domain name dispute resolution process).…

GTLDs and Trade Marks

The internet is arguably the most essential tool for businesses to attract, retain and inform potential and existing con…

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Apple Spat Exposes IP Problems in Creative Industries

Many IP stories in the news revolve around technology and software, but IP fights happen in many creative fields as well…

Use Several Kinds of IP Protection

An article on Tech Vibes brings up some very good points about intellectual property protections. Sometimes a single fil…

Ford Motor Company Sued by Versata for Alleged IP Infringement

One software company in Texas is taking on Ford Motor Company for an alleged IP infringement. The company, Versata, is s…

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Lewis & Lin Wins Two Domain Name Disputes

Lewis & Lin attorneys recently obtained two separate domain name victories for our clients in a single week. In FPK Serv…

Lewis & Lin Obtains Dismissal of Copyright Action Against New York Fashion Designer

Lewis & Lin obtained a dismissal of a federal lawsuit against our client alleging copyright violations. The case was fil…

Lewis & Lin Defends Scentco.com Domain in UDRP

In a victory for our client, an individual domain name investor, Lewis & Lin obtained a decision by the National Arbitra…

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You've Got .EMAIL: Trusting the .EMAIL Space

Cybersquatting* remains a prevalent issue in the legacy generic top-level domain (gTLD) space – .COM, .INFO, etc. –…

The .COFFEE Buzz

.COFFEE, like so many other intuitive generic top-level domains (gTLDs), has the potential for opportunities and growth…

Cybersquatting Toolkit : The Trademark Clearinghouse

The Trademark Clearinghouse (TMCH) is an important tool for brand owners who want to cut down on incidents of cybersquat…

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Skating On Thin Ice: penalties for website owners and keyboard warriors

The recent decision of the Grand Chamber of the European Court of Human Rights (ECHR), Delfi SA v. Estonia, Application…

A Legal perspective on Open Source and IPR – Cost and Time Efficiencies or a Faustian Pact?

Well that depends!  If the relevant governing licence is benign then it may be a “win-win” situation enabling you t…

Don’t sign that! – Spotify shows you how a lawyer can help you make money

On Wednesday Spotify announced a whole new raft of services for its users; video streaming, podcasts, and an extremely i…

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Lawyer Fights Texas To Keep His Domain Name

A Texas worker’s compensation attorney convinced a federal appeals court to send his case back to the trial court to r…

Victoria Secret Loses UDRP to Brothel

In an unusual and interesting ruling, WIPO denied Victoria’s Secret complaint against a brothel for transfer of the do…

I Want to Register a Trademark

Under United States Law you can establish rights in a trademark simply by using it.  However, owning a federal trademar…

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DomainSherpa's Unprecedented Exploration of Domain Name Leasing

By Zak Muscovitch. Thanks to Michael Cyger's DomainSherpa, you can get watch an unprecedented 1.5+ hour exploration of d…

"Tough Luck" in UDRP Complaints: How Armani and Sony Lost UDRP Complaints

By Zak Muscovitch. Sometimes even a famous brand owner just runs up against the wrong domain name owner. Take for examp…

That's Hilarious! UDRP Complainant Says That Respondent "Isn't Known" By his OWN First Name!

By Zak Muscovitch. From the 'now I have heard it all file', Complainant corporation, Allesandro International of Germany…

lexsynergy

Enterprise DNS Security for .BANK Domain Names

Lexsynergy is pleased to announce its new service, Anycast DNS, which will address the advanced DNS hosting requirements…

Domain Name Centralization

Centralizing your domain names with one provider allows you to be more efficient, strategic and informed with your domai…

Lexsynergy Announces a New Service Called OneAfrica

As a global leader in the domain name industry, Lexsynergy is constantly developing new and innovative offerings that al…

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Saper Law Proudly Sponsoring Tech.Co’s Startup of the Year Competition & Mixer

Saper Law is proudly sponsoring Tech.Co’s Startup of the Year Competition and Mixer on August 20 from 6:30-9:00pm. The…

Saper Law 10 Year Anniversary Party

Since 2005, Saper Law has represented a variety of clients around the world, ranging from start-ups to Fortune 500 co…

Crain’s Chicago Business Quotes Daliah about Umami Burger Trademark Dispute

Crain’s Chicago Business interviewed Daliah Saper for its June 18th article about a recent trademark lawsuit filed aga…

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What Brands Need to Know About ICANN’s Treatment of the .AFRICA Applications

Brands may be hearing a lot of back and forth about how ICANN handled the competing applications for .AFRICA. While it m…

UDRP Spotlight – A “Vail” of Whois Fraud

There are many situations in which one division of a company will register domain names on its own and without telling i…

7th BRICS Summit’s Take on Internet Governance

India made headlines at the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers’ (ICANN’s) 53rd Public Meeting in Ju…