Investment firm files cybersquatting case to take down site that calls it a Ponzi Scheme
Company files cybersquatting lawsuit to get control of inflammatory web site. San Francisco based investment firm New Island Capital has filed an in rem case against NewIslandCapital.com. The company uses the domain name NewIslandCap.com. This should be a cautionary tale for any financial firm that doesn’t shore up important domain names. The registrant of NewIslandCapital.com has put up a page page that reads: New Island Capital ↗ Distinguishable This company is based in the United States. We’re in Asia. They are in an office. We’re in the sun and fresh air. They deal in liquid assets. We deal in liquid water on the beach. They have suits. We have bathing suits. They have office hours. We … don’t! Do you see the difference? Of course? We give you an enthusiastic thumbs-up! Which is way better than what a Ponzi scheme gives you. The site also mentions Madoff. It also allud...