28 Mar '13, 6pm

New blog post explaining the #NewTLDs Trademark Clearinghouse and how to use it to protect your brands

The Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN ) is responsible for managing the domain name system. ICANN developed the new gTLD program in order to increase competition and choice in the domain name space. The Trademark Clearinghouse (TMCH) – launched March 26 – is a critical rights protection mechanism built into ICANN’s new gTLD program. The Trademark Clearinghouse allows brand owners to submit their trademark data into one centralized database, enabling them to register domain names that match their brand in new gTLDs ahead of the general public. Simply put: The Trademark Clearinghouse provides an innovative, simple solution for protecting your brand in the new gTLD era. Any brand, private person, or company can submit their trademark information to the Trademark Clearinghouse. Download the TMCH guidelines for all detailed information regarding e...

Full article: http://www.enom.com/news/468/the-trademark-clearinghouse-...

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