A recent domain name decision under ICANN’s Uniform Domain-Name Dispute-Resolution Policy (UDRP Policy), captioned Bin Shabib & Associates (BSA) LLP v. Hebei IT Shanghai ltd c/o Domain Administrator, found reverse domain name hijacking, under some rather interesting, if not questionable circumstances. The Rules that govern the UDRP Policy define Reverse Domain Name HiJacking
–Dan Kelly, Attorney
In giving advice in the field of intellectual property, one hackneyed phrase repeatedly crosses my lips: an ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure.
When it comes to protecting a brand or trademark on the Internet, I may start saying, “an ounce of prevention is worth a ton of cure.” …