25th Mar 2014

Posted By: Jason Schaeffer   Singapore: GAC Meeting with the ICANN Board Agreeing with the Iranian, Russian, and Chinese Representatives Means You Must be at an ICANN Meeting In its meeting with the ICANN Board, the Government Advisory Committee (GAC) representatives … more

23rd Mar 2014

Posted By: Jason Schaeffer  Singapore — During the welcoming remarks, ICANN CEO, Fadi Chehade opened the meeting by asking the community to embark on the historic process to help determine what organization will replace the United States Government stewardship of … more

28th Feb 2014

Posted By: ESQwire.com While not a “Walk in the Park,” ESQwire saves ParkRoyal com in a UDRP for a second time. Read the full story: http://domainnamewire.com/2014/02/25/parkroyal-com-udrp-and-panelist-selection/

6th Nov 2013

Posted By: Jason S.  Yu-hoo! ESQwire saves YU.com in the longest, and strangest UDRP case of all time. http://www.thedomains.com/2013/06/11/yu-com-saved-in-one-of-the-strangest-longest-udrp-rulings-of-all-time/

28th May 2013

Posted By: Jason S.    Our Legal Rights Objection for .TUBE against Google has been formally accepted by WIPO. We are moving to protect Latin American Telecom, LLC US Trademark for TUBE and our own gTLD Application.   http://www.wipo.int/amc/en/domains/lro/cases/

29th Mar 2013

Posted By: ESQwire.com  A new database of reverse domain name hijacking cases has been launched at RDNH.com. For those of you interested in reading out reverse domain name hijacking cases, your prayers have been answered: enter RDNH.com. The site has … more

20th Mar 2013

Posted By: ESQwire.com ICANN have announced that they will adopt “strawman solutions” regarding trademark rights as the April 23rd deadline for approving the first new gTLDs looms. On March 20, 2013, ICANN released the following video outlining the protections that … more

28th Feb 2013

Posted By: ESQwire.com  After announcing their plans to push for a shorter .uk second level domain back in October 2012, UK domain registry Nominet has been forced to rework the idea after it failed to garner much support. Back in … more

27th Feb 2013

Posted By: ESQwire.com   ICANN published its list of new gTLD contention sets that were identified during the string similarity review. On Tuesday, February 26, 2013, ICANN released the string similarity contention sets that were accumulated during the string similarity review … more

26th Feb 2013

Posted By: ESQwire.com  ICANN has announced their plans to unveil a global repository of trademark information, the Trademark Clearinghouse, in preparation for the introduction of new gTLDs. ICANN announced on February 25, 2013 that they will be unveiling a new … more