PayPal retrieves gripe site despite laches claim
PayPal has won control of a domain name that had been used to criticise the company and promote websites that competed with the payment provider.
Canada Goose tries to take back .com domain
Winter-wear clothing company Canada Goose has attempted to take back a domain name that it claims is misleading consumers.
Clifford Chance recovers .email domain used for profit
Law firm Clifford Chance has recovered a .email domain name that was being used for commercial profit.
.boston domain takes next step towards launch
The first phase of availability for the new .boston domain name has been launched.
EFF says .onion domain can protect against IP ‘bullies’
The Electronic Frontier Foundation has released a white paper discussing which internet registries offer the best protection for domain owners against trademark and copyright “bullies”.
‘Confusingly similar’ domain names no match for Tinder
Dating app Tinder has won the transfer of two domain names linking to rival dating sites, despite the registrant offering to write positive reviews of the app.
Amazon emerges triumphant in ICANN appeal
Online retailer Amazon has emerged triumphant after appealing against a decision by ICANN to deny applications for the .amazon generic top-level domain.
Sony closes website running fraudulent scheme
Sony has won the transfer of a domain name adjudged to have been used in a fraudulent email scheme.
Philip Morris shuts down domain after confident response
Philip Morris USA, the owner of the Marlboro cigarettes brand, has won the transfer of an inactive domain name that the registrant offered to sell to the company.
Instagram wins transfer of infringing domain at WIPO
Social media site Instagram has recovered a “confusingly similar” inactive domain name from a Chinese citizen.