25 relations: Anticybersquatting Consumer Protection Act, Arbitration, Bad faith, Copyright infringement, Country code top-level domain, Court of Appeal (England and Wales), Cybersquatting, Domain name, Domain Name System, Generic top-level domain, ICANN, Reverse domain hijacking, Robert De Niro, Service mark, Top-level domain, Trademark, Tribeca, Typosquatting, United States dollar, URL, William Aldous, World Intellectual Property Organization, .com, .net, .org.
The Anticybersquatting Consumer Protection Act (ACPA), 15 U.S.C. § 1125(d), is a U.S. law enacted in 1999 that established a cause of action for registering, trafficking in, or using a domain name confusingly similar to, or dilutive of, a trademark or personal name.
Arbitration, a form of alternative dispute resolution (ADR), is a way to resolve disputes outside the courts.
Bad faith (Latin: mala fides) is double mindedness or double heartedness in duplicity, fraud, or deception.
Copyright infringement is the use of works protected by copyright law without permission, infringing certain exclusive rights granted to the copyright holder, such as the right to reproduce, distribute, display or perform the protected work, or to make derivative works.
A country code top-level domain (ccTLD) is an Internet top-level domain generally used or reserved for a country, sovereign state, or dependent territory identified with a country code.
The Court of Appeal (COA, formally "Her Majesty's Court of Appeal in England") is the highest court within the Senior Courts of England and Wales, and second only to the Supreme Court of the United Kingdom.
Cybersquatting (also known as domain squatting), according to the United States federal law known as the Anticybersquatting Consumer Protection Act, is registering, trafficking in, or using an Internet domain name with bad faith intent to profit from the goodwill of a trademark belonging to someone else.
A domain name is an identification string that defines a realm of administrative autonomy, authority or control within the Internet.
The Domain Name System (DNS) is a hierarchical decentralized naming system for computers, services, or other resources connected to the Internet or a private network.
Generic top-level domains (gTLDs) are one of the categories of top-level domains (TLDs) maintained by the Internet Assigned Numbers Authority (IANA) for use in the Domain Name System of the Internet.
The Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN) is a nonprofit organization responsible for coordinating the maintenance and procedures of several databases related to the namespaces and numericalspaces of the Internet, ensuring the network's stable and secure operation.
Reverse domain name hijacking (also known as reverse cybersquatting or commonly abbreviated as 'RDNH'), occurs where a rightful trademark owner attempts to secure a domain name by making cybersquatting claims against a domain name’s "cybersquatter" owner.
Robert Anthony De Niro Jr. (born August 17, 1943) is an American actor, producer, and director.
A service mark or servicemark is a trademark used in the United States and several other countries to identify a service rather than a product.
A top-level domain (TLD) is one of the domains at the highest level in the hierarchical Domain Name System of the Internet.
A trademark, trade mark, or trade-markThe styling of trademark as a single word is predominantly used in the United States and Philippines only, while the two-word styling trade mark is used in many other countries around the world, including the European Union and Commonwealth and ex-Commonwealth jurisdictions (although Canada officially uses "trade-mark" pursuant to the Trade-mark Act, "trade mark" and "trademark" are also commonly used).
Tribeca, originally written as TriBeCa, is a neighborhood in Lower Manhattan, New York City.
Typosquatting, also called URL hijacking, a sting site, or a fake URL, is a form of cybersquatting, and possibly brandjacking which relies on mistakes such as typos made by Internet users when inputting a website address into a web browser.
The United States dollar (sign: $; code: USD; also abbreviated US$ and referred to as the dollar, U.S. dollar, or American dollar) is the official currency of the United States and its insular territories per the United States Constitution since 1792.
A Uniform Resource Locator (URL), colloquially termed a web address, is a reference to a web resource that specifies its location on a computer network and a mechanism for retrieving it.
Sir William Aldous PC (17 March 1936 – 17 March 2018) was an English judge and a judge in the Gibraltar Court of Appeal.
The World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) is one of the 15 specialized agencies of the United Nations (UN).
The domain name com is a top-level domain (TLD) in the Domain Name System of the Internet.
The domain name net is a generic top-level domain (gTLD) used in the Domain Name System of the Internet.
The domain name org is a generic top-level domain (gTLD) of the Domain Name System (DNS) used in the Internet.