Legal Watch : THE UDRP PROCEDURE

The UDRP PROCEDURE is designed to deal with cases of abusive cybersquatting. Since the implementation of the General Data Protection Regulation … Continued

Are we still really anonymous on social networks in 2021?

Anonymity on the Internet, or the eternal debate about social networks, raises more and more moral and legal questions with … Continued

Podcast – You, Me & IP : Intellectual property, Cybersecurity and malicious Domain Names: how to combine them?

We are pleased to present the “You, Me & IP” Podcast – Episode 4 in which Nathalie Dreyfus, founder of Dreyfus … Continued

Why does the willingness to sell a domain name is not conditioned on an active approach? 

(OMPI, Centre d’arbitrage et de médiation, 23 février 2021, affaire n° D2020-3322, Netflix Inc. c. WhoisGuard, Inc. / Siddharth Sethi) … Continued

How to protect your brands in the digital era?

“Intellectual property was viewed with passion – and in a style steeped in pre-Romanticism! – as “the most sacred, the … Continued

Can ICANN provide a solution for IT security problems?

The DNS NEWS report No. 271 highlights the overall criticism of ICANN solution for not intervening as much as its … Continued

The current reputation of the trademark is not sufficient to prove bad faith registration of an old domain name

Source: WIPO, Arbitration and Mediation Center, Nov. 24, 2020, case DRO2020-0007, NAOS c/ Bioderm Medical Center   The Bioderma brand … Continued

The creation of a data access system Whois by ICANN

Since the advent of the General Data Protection Regulations (GDPR), it has become really difficult to obtain information about the … Continued

Domain names in <.suck> : between attack to brand image and freedom of expression

Sources: Domain Incite, Free speech, or bad faith? UDRP panels split on Everything.sucks domains, Oct. 22, 2020: Free speech, or … Continued

The opportunity to add a registered domain name to the complaint after the filing

If Virgin Enterprises Limited (“Virgin”) was notably known by the French public as a megastore on the Champs Elysées, now … Continued