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Territoriality Challenges Protecting Trademark gTLDs

In an Internet economy, there is an entrenched association between trademarks and domain names despite the inherent legal and technical incompatibility between the two, a result of which gives rise to exploitative business practices in the midst of an ever-present risk of violation of exclusive rights. As domain names continue to be an integral part of any firm’s trademark strategy, there have been increasing efforts on an international level to make the administration of the domain name system (DNS) compatible with the way trademark rights are enforced. This article examines such trends, particularly in light of Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers’ (ICANN’s) introduction of generic top-level domains (gTLDs), and their ramifications from an intellectual property law standpoint. Legal avenues for domain name dispute resolution have long favoured trademark in...

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