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French government claims back « France.com » (as trade mark and domain name)

According to French Courts, the name of a country is like a person’s name. National governments can therefore prevent appropriation by private entities of their country’s name, even in the absence of a registered mark. This was the case of … Continue reading

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Swedish Supreme Court confirms that domain names constitute property that can be seized by the state

The saga behind the decision I am going to report on first started in April 2015, when prosecutor Fredrik Ingblad directed claims against Fredrik Neij (one of the creators of The Pirate Bay) in an effort to disrupt the operation … Continue reading

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ALI-CLE Eminent Domain & Land Valuation Conference – There's Still Time To Join Us In Charleston

35th Annual Advanced Course Eminent Domain and Land Valuation Litigation Live Program | Video Webcast | Video Webcast Segments Thursday – Saturday, January 25 – 27, 2018Francis Marion Hotel | Charleston, SC Do not miss this popular conference! Intended for … Continue reading

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SCOTUS Will Not Hear FL Eminent Domain Case

The U.S. Supreme Court denied a petition to hear a developer’s case against the Florida Department of Environmental Protection over a permit denial for a beachfront parcel. The case relates to a DEP denial of a final permit for a … Continue reading

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Is your Domain Truly Safe?

You can’t seem to go through a single workweek without hearing about a new spear phishing attack. These attacks are becoming more prevalent and unfortunately, law firms are often prime targets. This is because firms protect confidential information. Domain spoofing … Continue reading

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