31 Oct '12, 2pm

WSJ Covers Case Involving Domain Asking “When Is a Domain Name Protected Speech”

WSJ.com law blog, just covered the ruling of the federal appeals court in a case of the domain name TexasWorkersCompLaw.com asking “When Is a Domain Name Protected Speech?” “In 2011, Texas officials demanded that lawyer John Gibson give up the domain name, saying state code prohibits him from pairing “Texas” and “Workers’ Comp.” in connection with his practice. (The regulation, which is meant to guard against deceptive practices, says only the state can use those phrases in combination.)” “Mr. Gibson filed a lawsuit, claiming, among other things, that the regulation violates the First Amendment’s guarantee of freedom of speech. A federal district judge in Lubbock, Texas, dismissed the case, ruling that the regulation prohibits commercial speech, which isn’t entitled to the same protections as other types of speech.” “The state had argued that the Texas law was constitution...

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