Trademark / IP


A Lawyer’s Guide to .SUCKS Domains

A Lawyer’s Guide to .SUCKS Domains

If there’s one thing that trademark lawyers don’t need to be told twice, it’s that brand image is of fundamental importance to a brand’s success. You understand the value of a brand name and you know what can happen if a company fails to protect it. As such, you are likely well aware of the …


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The .SUCKS Guide to Libel Online

The .SUCKS Guide to Libel Online

If there’s one thing we can all learn from the latest drama surrounding Elon Musk, it’s that a lot of brands and public figures need a refresher on what exactly counts as defamation. And while we’re at it, journalists, bloggers, lawyers and general sh*t disturbers could probably stand a quick overview, too. By now, you’ve …


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What, Why, Where, How? Building Out Your ngTLD Strategy

What, Why, Where, How? Building Out Your ngTLD Strategy

Come up with an idea: check! Buy a domain: check! Design a website: check! Congratulations—your company is officially ready to go online. But now it’s time to think about your next steps. Maybe you’ve already thought to purchase multiple domains for your trademark, motto, tagline, business and/or brand, but developing a well-rounded domain strategy is …


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