Leading Development of Ethereum Name Service (ENS): Potential Behind Decentralized Domain Names

Leading Development of Ethereum Name Service (ENS): Potential Behind Decentralized Domain Names   Although not widely known by the general … Continued

No cybersquatting in the event of uncertainty regarding the transfer of a trademark

(WIPO, Arbitration and Mediation Center, Case No. D2022-0770, 11 May 2022, BH Vigny, BH Hotels, BH Balzac v. Paulo Ferreira, … Continued


The name < PARISTECH.ORG >, operated by Parisian entrepreneurs, would not infringe Paritech’s rights. At the end of the year … Continued

Why is the well-knownness of an earlier trademark not enough to qualify bad faith?

La notoriété d’une marque ne suffit pas à garantir le transfert d’un nom de domaine similaire   Rémy Martin & … 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

Sale of the domain name extensions: .cars, .car and .auto at auction

The domain name extensions (gTLDs) “.cars”, “.car” and “.auto” are about to be auctioned on July 13, 2020. Launched in … Continued

Admissibility of the complaint against several defendants, subject to the existence of a body of evidence

Source: WIPO, Arbitration and Mediation Center, May 7, 2020, No. D2020-0491, Crédit Industriel et Commercial S.A. and Confédération Nationale du … Continued

RDAP replaces WHOIS

The WHOIS protocol now appears to be outdated due to the evolution of technical requirements in the digital era. Indeed, … Continued

Towards the protection of culinary creations by certificate?

To the delight of our taste buds, flavors and gourmet creations are part of our daily lives, but from a … Continued

Disputes regarding domain names and : it is now possible to act before the WIPO Mediation and Arbitration Centre.

The China Internet Network Information Center (CNNIC), registry of the <.CN> and <.中国> ccTLDs, has designated WIPO to provide dispute … Continued