27 Nov '11, 9pm

attempts to hijack by filing domain dispute via @fusible

attempts to hijack by filing domain dispute via @fusible

SalesForce.com attempts to hijack Forces.com by filing domain dispute J.B. | November 27, 2011 | Comments 0 Comments Tweet Earlier this month, SalesForce.com filed a complaint (Case No. 1416951) with the National Arbitration Forum against Internet Venture Holdings (IVH) over the domain Forces.com . While complainants in disputes filed with the National Arbitration Forum aren’t revealed until a panel delivers a decision, I contacted IVH to see if my suspicions were correct “that Salesforce.com was behind the complaint” and an IVH representative confirmed via e-mail that, indeed, Salesforce.com was the complainant. What’s interesting about this case – and this isn’t unheard of – is that Salesforce.com not only has a good chance of losing the dispute, but it may face a claim of “reverse domain hijacking”. If the software giant loses the dispute and IVH contends that Salesforc...

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