Did Kendall And Kylie Jenner Know Outcome Of Their Domain Dispute Before Filing At WIPO

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Teens are way out front when it comes to tech stuff and the internet. So it’s totally not surprising that American teen tv stars Kendall and Kylie Jenner announced winning their domain name disputes even before the disputes were filed at the World Intellectual Property Organization. The Jenner sisters are part of the “Keeping Up […]

Brand management in the internet age: new options, new concerns

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Starting in 2012, the Internet Corporation For Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN) began to revolutionize the internet with the release of a vast number of new top-level domain spaces. While most attorneys, and indeed the general public, are familiar with many of the commonly-used TLD spaces (e.g., .com, .net, .edu,), with the launch of well […]

Squatters swoop on Google “.xyz” names in wake of Alphabet

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Google chose a “.xyz” name for Alphabet. The company’s not the only buying Google-related .xyz domains. Thousands of people flocked to acquire a “.xyz” website name this week following the surprise news that Google is folding itself into Alphabet, a new holding company that has ABC.xyz as its website. These registrants, for the most part, appear to […]