21 Dec '17, 4pm

HUGE win: HugeDomains gets reverse domain name hijacking win against Virgin Enterprises…

In this case, the Panel considers that the Complainant must have realized that the disputed domain name was one out of many combinations of descriptive words which the Respondent in its capacity of a domainer registered. The Complainant cannot monopolize all combinations of dictionary words with the term “virgin”, for which reason the Complainant filed the Application, which is identical to the disputed domain name, shortly before submitting the Complaint. The Complainant attempted to mislead the Panel on several occasions by presenting information as fact, which at closer examination was misleading or untrue. For instance, the Panel found the Complainant’s allegation that the Respondent has in actual fact registered over 1,000 domain names containing the Complainant’s VIRGIN brand which would constitute evidence of a pattern of bad faith, to be untrue as the list submitte...

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