Gold Coast Tourism Corporation Ltd just filed a UDRP against legendary domain investor Scott Day and his company Digimedia on the domain name GoldCoast.com
This is certainly a UDRP that will be put up on the HallofShame.com watch list.
It appears the Mr. Day has owned this domain since 1997 or 16 years.
Gold Coast is a common Geographical term referring to all these areas according to Wikipedia.org:
- Hong Kong Gold Coast, Castle Peak Bay, Tuen Mun district, Hong Kong
- Gold Coast, Queensland, Australia
- Gold Coast City, local government area spanning the Gold Coast and surrounding areas
- Gold Coast Parklands
- Gold Coast Regional Botanic Gardens
- Côte-d’Or, a department in the eastern part of France and a premier wine-growing region
- Costa Daurada, a 216 kilometers long coastline located on the coast of Tarragona at Catalonia, Spain
- Gold Coast (Baja California), Mexico
- Ventura County, California, United States
- Gold Coast (Connecticut), United States
- Gold Coast (Florida), United States
- Gold Coast (New Jersey), United States
- Gold Coast (Washington state), United States
- Gold Coast, Long Island, New York, United States
- Gold Coast Historic District (Chicago, Illinois), United States
- Gold Coast Historic District (Omaha, Nebraska), United States
- Old Gold Coast, Omaha, Nebraska, United States
- Lakewood Gold Coast, Ohio
- Costa de Oro, a 45 km long group of resorts in Canelones Department, Uruguay
- Ocumare de la Costa de Oro Municipality, one of the 18 municipalities of Aragua State, Venezuela
Were we live in Florida in the area know as the Gold Coast which is generally the area that stretches from Palm Beach down south to Miami.
Definitely one to watch @HallOfShame.com, Thank you Mike for maintaining that Watch List!
Danny Pryor says
Definitely a theft attempt, in the not-so-humble opinion of this resident of Florida’s Gold Coast. 😉
Rick Schwartz says
Watch List on Hallofshame.com now updated.
Not a single watch list case has been lost.
Surely shome mishtake. Great barrier reef-off methinks…
Australia’s Gold Coast will host the 2018 Commonwealth Games, which are held every four years.
BTW Mike there’s a ‘t’ missing in your heading VisiGoldCoast.com.