02 Nov '15, 1pm

Six more LROs kicked out, most for “front-running” | DomainIncite - Domain Name News & Opinion …

Given the relatively short existence of these trademarks, it is unlikely that either [trademark] has developed a reputation. … In the Panel’s opinion, replication of a trademark does not, of itself, amount to taking unfair advantage of the trademark – something more is required. … the Panel considers that this something more in the present context needs to be along the lines of an act that has a commercial effect on a trademark which is undertaken in bad faith – such as free riding on the goodwill of the trademark, for commercial benefit, in a manner that is contrary to honest commercial practices.

Full article: http://domainincite.com/13866-six-more-lros-kicked-out-mo...

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