TITLE

Banks Square Off Over Internet Domain Names

AUTHOR(S)
Joelson, Daniel
PUB. DATE
December 2000
SOURCE
Bank Technology News;Dec2000, Vol. 13 Issue 12, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the growing number of banks and financial services companies that are battling in courts over Internet domain names. Number of such cases handled by the World Intellectual Property Organization in the first nine months of year 2000; Number of cases awaiting resolution as of October 1, 2000; Impetus for the trend; Sampling of domain-name disputes involving banks. INSET: Natwest's Day In Court.
ACCESSION #
3858443

 

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