Confusion with internationalised domain names

In a recent decision under the Uniform Domain Name Dispute Resolution Policy (UDRP) before the World Intellectual Property Organisation (WIPO), a panel denied the transfer of a domain name that was almost identical to both the complainant's trademark and domain name apart from the fact that it ...
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Disputes-heavy promotions at Reed Smith

His experience includes trademark counselling, prosecution, portfolio management, domain name disputes, licensing and unfair business practices. Across to the West Coast, and the final US promotions, which comprise of James Neudecker, Ashley Shively and Brian Sutherland. Neudecker's expertise ...
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Personal Identity Dealer Arrested In Canada

According to The Hacker News, Canadian authorities arrested 27-year-old Jordan Evan Bloom in late December 2017 and charged him with trafficking in identity information, mischief to data, unauthorized use of a computer and possession of property obtain...
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Dykema appoints IP director

US-based law firm Dykema has appointed Dan Harkins as director of its IP department. He succeeds Allan Gabriel, who served in the role for three years. Harkins has more than 25 years of experience in advising clients on how to protect and enhance their...
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Online branding: Is your website sending the right message?

The domain and URL you have for your business is crucial to online success. Domain names at their best must include your business name, and explain what you're offering to customers. As branding experts Novanym explain, a domain name should “capture the tone of voice and style of your business” ...
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