Domain dispute over ManofSteel.com, film set for release in December 2012

Updated July 20, 2011:  Turns out the complainant in the case was DC Comics, not Warner Bros.  A single-member panel has ruled in favor of DC Comics and ordered the domain name to be transferred.  Details here. ** It appears Warner Bros wants the domain name ManofSteel.com for its big film … [Read more...]

Zynga wins dispute for domain name (zygnagiftcards.com turned over to game network)

Zynga, the gaming company that purchased the Cityville.com domain for $38,225 in June 2010 and turned it into a record-breaking game on Facebook, has been successful in getting the domain name zyngagiftcards.com. In early February, Zynga filed a domain name dispute with WIPO, as reported here on … [Read more...]

Google Inc. files domain name dispute over Google TV typo — googletg.com

Google Inc. has filed a complaint over the domain name googletg.com with WIPO, the World Intellectual Property Organization.  The domain name appears to be a typo of Google's own googletv.com, which re-directs to the Google TV home page located at http://google.com/tv.   According to Compete, a … [Read more...]

Twittersearch.com turned over to Twitter, after domain dispute filed back in Dec. ’10

Back in Dec. 2010, Twitter Inc. filed a case against the owner of the domain Twittersearch.com with WIPO, the World Intellectual Property Organization.  As TechCrunch first reported, the UDRP complaint was the first ever since the company was founded. The disputed domain is now registered to … [Read more...]