Informational sites related to domain name disputes.
Hong Kong-based dispute resolution institute offers a procedural guide for claims filed by trademark owners. Includes an index of decisions made in each of its three branches.
In one of the broadest crackdowns ever issued against a domain name holder, a federal judge orders eReferee.com to stop using the word referee in all of its domain names. By Lisa M. Bowman.
German radio station sues for journalist's .org domain.
Researchers analyzing an arbitration system set up to resolve disputes over Internet addresses have found that decisions made through the system have substantially broadened the rights of trademark holders in cyberspace. [NY Times]
A case study documenting over 5000 registrations by notorious cybersquatter John Zuccarini. Most are typographic variations on well-known names, most provide sexually-explicit content and popups, and some are variants on sites typically used by children.
Text of decision to transfer eReferee.com, .org, and .net from Planet Ref, Inc. to Referee magazine.
Instructions on filing complaints or responses, details of specific dispute resolution services, and an archive of past decisions.
nissan.com and nissan.net domain dispute between Nissan Motor and Nissan Computer
Ferrero wants to protect its brand in cyberspace, as Austrian kids' charity kinder.at recently discovered. Concerned that the organisation has taken the little-known German word kinder (children) as its domain name, Ferrero has run whining to WIPO. By Lester Haines.
"Movie actor Kevin Spacey has lost a landmark court battle over ownership of www.kevinspacey.com." By Kieren McCarthy.
Article about Reuters' refusal to relinquish reters.com to Mr. Stanley Reters. By Kieren McCarthy.
News of America Online demanding the pengaol.org domain name and reader comments.
Information about Leonardo and etoy disputes, links to resources to fight unfriendly take-overs.
ICANN and WIPO - Important Warning
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