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Nelson Mullins COVID-19 Resources

Nelson Mullins is continuing to monitor developments related to COVID-19, including guidance from the Centers for Disease Control and various federal, state, and local government authorities. The firm is taking appropriate precautionary actions and has implemented plans to ensure the continuation of all firm services to clients from both in office and remote work arrangements across our 25 offices. 

In addition, click the link below to access extensive resources to address a wide variety of topics resulting from the virus, in general and by industry,  including topics such as essential businesses, force majeure, business interruption insurance, CARES Act and FFCRA, and others. 

Nelson Mullins COVID-19 Resources

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December 2019

Tackling bad faith registration of domain names in a fast-changing landscape

By John C. McElwaine, Christopher D. Casavale

World Intellectual Property Organization Magazine

The “Dot Com” boom of the late 1990s ushered in the commercialization of the internet and spawned the expansion of the domain name system. These positive developments, however, also gave rise to the problem of cybersquatting  the bad faith registration of domain names, especially well-known trademarks, in the hope of reselling them at a profit.

On the 20th anniversary of the implementation of the Uniform Domain Name Dispute Resolution Policy (UDRP), which has been highly successful in tackling cybersquatting, we reflect on the origins of the policy and its effectiveness, as well as how it may evolve in the years ahead.