23 Feb '15, 9pm

UDRP Filed Again The Domain Name Bought For € 48,000.00 EUR In 2010

I think your seeing more of this activity when the company has no intention of negotiating for or buying the domain name. They usually have a weak case but are willing to play the UDRP lottery to see if they can win. I had a company do this to me. They lost and we had a conversation afterwards. They basically told me (paraphrase): “We just wanted to see if we could win the name and avoid paying for it because people like you are slimy”. They apparently don’t believe that a generic domain holder will file suit. What creates this “udrp lottery” mentality is the disconnect between what a federal court says is trademark infringement and the way that UDRP panels rule. Nothing illustrates that better than the AustinPain.com UDRP and resulting lawsuit. In the UDRP, all 3 panelists voted in favor of the complainant. The UDRP respondent filed a lawsuit in federal court. The tradema...

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