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Overspray company Overreaches in cybersquatting dispute

Company tries to get control of competitor’s domain but is nailed for reverse domain name hijacking instead. An overspray removal company has been found to have tried reverse domain name hijacking a domain name through UDRP. National Overspray Removal, LLC filed a cybersquatting complaint with National Arbitration Forum over the domain name nationaloversprayremovalservice.com. The domain […]

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Sports equipment company guilty of reverse domain name hijacking

Panel finds Singapore company brought case in abuse of UDRP. A World Intellectual Property Organization panel has found Sport and Fashion, Pte. Ltd., a sports equipment/apparel company, guilty of reverse domain name hijacking. The company filed a cybersquatting complaint against the domain demix.com. It markets a brand called Demix. Canadian company St. Lawrence Cement Inc owns […]

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The problem with not finding reverse domain name hijacking

Panelists should find RDNH even when a complainant is just very misguided. A World Intellectual Property Organization panelist has given a free pass to a Complainant who seemed to not understand the requirements of the Uniform Domain Name Dispute Resolution Policy (UDRP). Sébastien Paches filed a UDRP to get the domain name Paches.com for a […]

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Clothing company tries to reverse hijack domain name

Company was “factually misleading” and committed “egregious overreaching”. Brooksburnett Investments Ltd, which sells clothing under the Incanto brand, has been found to have committed reverse domain name hijacking in a dispute over the domain Icanto.com. The company uses the domain name Incanto.eu. A three-person World Intellectual Property Organization panel did extra research to figure out […]

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Tabloid The Sun tried to buy TheSun.com for $600,000

Then it engaged in reverse domain name hijacking. The British tabloid The Sun unsuccessfully tried to buy the domain TheSun.com for $600,000, later resorting to reverse domain name hijacking to try to get the domain from its rightful owner. The publication uses the domain name TheSun.co.uk. The paper first made a $300,000 offer for the […]

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Tambour Ltd filed complaint that was “bound to fail”

Paint company files abusive cybersquatting complaint. An Israeli paint company has been found to have engaged in reverse domain name hijacking over the domain name Tambour.com. Tambour is a dictionary word in French that means ‘drum’. Tambour Ltd uses the domain name Tambour.co.il. The paint company reached out to the owner of the domain name […]

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Brazil company guilty of reverse domain name hijacking

Company went after the .com version of its country code domain name. A World Intellectual Property Organization panelist has found a company in Brazil guilty of reverse domain name hijacking despite the owner of the domain name not responding to the UDRP. Panelist Wilson Pinheiro Jabur made the finding against 2XT Tecnologia e Comercio de […]

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