Robert Downey Jr. Wins Rights to The Domain Name RobertDowneyJr.Actor

Robert Downey Jr. won the rights to the domain name in a one member UDRP panel handed down by the National Arbitration Forum. Although the domain in question was a new gTLD Mr. Downey filed the Complainant as a UDRP The registrant who lives in India, Shashank Agarwal, first said he was “publicly known by ‘Robert Downey Jr’ as a screen name in order to pursue his career … [Read more...]

UDRP Panel Rules That The Word “Club” Is Generic

A one member UDRP panel has found that the word "club" is generic The disputed domain names were; and however in the case of the domain holder agreed to transfer the domain leaving only the other two domains at issue Here are the relevant facts and finding: The Complainant operates a marine leisure business based in Tenerife. She … [Read more...] Guilty Of Reverse Domain Name Hijacking On

Wallace Media Pty Ltd of Balaclava, Victoria, Australia, which owns the domain, and was represented by Holding Redlich, Australia has been found guilty of Reverse Domain Name Hijacking (RDNH) on the domain name The domain holder is CyclingTips CA of Quebec, Canada, was represented by PC The three member panel of Luca Barbero, Andrew F. Christie … [Read more...]

UDRP Panelist Screws Up Name Of TM 3 Times Transfering 7 Domain Names

A UDRP was decided by a one member panel of the the National Arbitration Forum on the domain names: Awarding all of them to Caesars License Company, LLC Eduardo Magalhães Machado, the sole Panelist seemed to be … [Read more...]

Nat Cohen’s Telepathy Hit With UDRP On Three Letter .Com:

Nat Cohen's Telepathy was been Hit With UDRP On the domain name The UDRP was filed by SDT International Limited Company Telepathy has owned the domain since at least 2007 according to, however recently moved the domain name to the domain name registrar from due to theft concerns which he wrote about on his blog. Many times you will see a UDRP … [Read more...]

UDRP Filed To Recover Another Stolen 3 Letter .Com From Godaddy:

A UDRP has been filed on a 3 letter .com and seems to be an attempt by the previous owner, CIN-CORPORACAO INDUSTRIAL DO NORTE, S.A. to recover the domain name which appears to have recently stolen from CIN's Godaddy account The domain name was owned by CIN-CORPORACAO until October 17th when it was transferred to of China Here is the current whois record: Registrar: eName … [Read more...]

Houston We Have A Problem: 2 URS Examiners Can’t Agree If The Same Company Owns A Trademark

My man Raymond Hackney who writes posts for, as well as his own blog at, pointed out two diametrically opposed URS decisions filed by the same complainant Aeropostale Procurement Company, Inc. of New York, one of which concludes they own the trademark to the clothing line of Aeropostale and the other examiner finding they do not. In the Uniform Rapid Suspension … [Read more...]