09 Aug '18, 4am

Monster Energy nabs

A common mistake that people make when they’re just getting started in the domain name world is to buy domains that exactly match a company’s name in some new extension. The thought is, well Company X owns their exact-match .COM, they would definitely want it in .YEAH. While this could be true…Company X wants it, they are going to take it, not buy it, and that’s what happened in the case of MonsterEnergy.app: “Sole panellist Kaya Köklü ruled that the domain is both confusingly similar and that Stickler had mentioned in his email that he would be compensated, which shows bad faith as he attempted to gain financially.” (Source – IPProTheInternet ) In this case, the domain owner claims that they registered the domain for something called the “Monster – Energy Run” an event that has nothing to do with the drink. If this is indeed the name of the run, it sure sounds like a run ...

Full article: https://morganlinton.com/monster-energy-nabs-monsterenerg...

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