Harmonizing Trademarks and Domain Names: The Battle Over cello.com

Summary of the key points from Storey v. Cello Holdings, L.L.C: In summary, the appeals court overturned the district court’s judgment and sanctions order, finding Cello was not necessarily barred from bringing its ACPA claim. Subject Matter Jurisdiction over domain names under the ACPA The court found it had federal subject matter jurisdiction under 28… Continue reading Harmonizing Trademarks and Domain Names: The Battle Over cello.com

WIPO Panel Decisions Not the Final Say: Federal Courts Step In to Protect Corinthians.com

Court Decision Analysis and Summary Case Summary:┬áSallen v Corinthians Licenciamentos LTDA, 273 F3d 14 [1st Cir 2001] Facts: Legal Issue: Court’s Decision: Sallen v Corinthians Licenciamentos LTDA, 273 F3d 14 [1st Cir 2001] United States Court of Appeals, First CircuitDec 5, 2001 No. 01-1197. Heard October 4, 2001. Decided December 5, 2001. Appeal from the… Continue reading WIPO Panel Decisions Not the Final Say: Federal Courts Step In to Protect Corinthians.com