Elizabeth M. Hodge

Elizabeth M. HodgeClass of 2013
Contributing Editor, Volume 38
Staff, Volume 37

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ICANN: Uncertainty to the Right of the Dot

The announcement by ICANN (Internet Corporation of Assigned Names and Numbers) of the public’s ability to apply for personalized top-level domain names (gTLDs) caused uncertainty for companies in the Internet landscape with regard to trademark protection. The looming unknown might provide the flood of graduating law students a foray into an exciting new world of Intellectual Property issues to the right of the dot. Trevor Schmidt, an associate at Moore & Van Allen PPLC, laid the foundation of Internet domains and hinted at issues that will arise from the roll-out of ICANN’s gTLD application process.

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No Comments | Posted by Elizabeth M. Hodge on Sun. February 26, 2012 12:17 PM
Categories: Cyberlaw, Intellectual property, Trademarks
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