The Internet today is an important platform for intellectual property rights holders to develop their image and promote and sell their products. This is why companies have to increasingly register their company name and/or trademark(s) as domain names. In this area, it is increasingly common for third parties to register or use your intellectual property rights in bad faith.
- Defining your company’s needs
- Registering and managing your portfolio of domain names
- Arbitral proceedings (UDRP - Uniform Domain Name Dispute Resolution Policy) with the WIPO or other national or regional bodies in order to transfer or cancel the domain names in question
- Evaluating potential violations of your intellectual property rights online