Cybersquatting an Emerging Trend in New gTLDs

It comes as no surprise to us that the launch of new generic top-level domains (gTLDs) has created a robust opportunity for cybersquatting – the bad-faith registration and use of domain names confusingly similar to existing trademarks. In fact, the rollout of new gTLDs has been accompanied by a steady stream of media coverage about

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CADNA Refutes Erroneous Story Posted to

Washington – The Coalition Against Domain Name Abuse (CADNA) Wednesday refuted multiple errors contained in a blog post on website. On October 15, TheDomains posted a blog about a CADNA event that took place on September 18, without noting the time lapse. The post carried an erroneous headline attributing statements to CADNA that were in fact the statements

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When Policy Makers Know Their Net

As established at the Know Your Net new top-level domain (TLD) public awareness campaign launch, CADNA is firm believer in the multistakeholder model of Internet governance. Governing such a complex system, laden with opportunities and challenges, requires diligence and creativity from everyone, including businesses, technology companies, Internet users, and policymakers alike. Know Your Net is our way of contributing to the

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Know Your Net: Preparing for an Expanded Internet

9:30 AM – 11:30 AM | September 18, 2013 | Washington, DC  Click here for more event photos. With the fall 2013 introduction of new generic top-level domains (gTLDs) – from .APP to .WALMART – Internet users and businesses will have to learn to navigate a dramatically expanded Internet. New gTLDs may spur great online innovation. But they

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