The rise of online fraud

By Tim Brown • In Brand protectionComments Off on The rise of online fraud

Online crime is on the increase and every UK business with an online presence is a target. Given the monetary and reputational costs involved, not having an effective brand protection strategy and turning a blind eye is no longer an option By 2016 the world population of Internet users reached

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Nominet release domain dispute update

By Demys • In Brand protectionComments Off on Nominet release domain dispute update

Nominet, the company responsible for running the .UK namespace, has today released the 2016 annual summary of domain name disputes brought before its award-winning Dispute Resolution Service (DRS), which allows .UK disputes to be settled efficiently and cost-effectively. A total of 703 complaints relating to 785 domains were made in

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WIPO cybersquatting cases hit record in 2016

By Demys • In Brand protection, New gTLDsComments Off on WIPO cybersquatting cases hit record in 2016

The World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) has reported that trademark owners have filed an all-time record 3,036 cases under the Uniform Domain Name Dispute Resolution Policy (UDRP) with WIPO in 2016, an increase of 10% over the previous year, with over 1,200 new generic Top-Level Domains (gTLDs) now operational. Cybersquatting

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CITMA lecture – Domain name update

By Demys • In Brand protection, DemysComments Off on CITMA lecture – Domain name update

Demys’ Tim Brown will be speaking at the CITMA Glasgow lecture in June. In an ever-evolving digital environment, the threats facing brand owners online have never been as varied as they are now.  From stopping third parties selling counterfeit goods to protecting customers from financial scams, the online world is

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Forthcoming sunrise periods

By Demys • In New gTLDsComments Off on Forthcoming sunrise periods

The new gTLD program continues apace and forthcoming sunrise periods include the following new spaces: zuerich > 04-Apr-17 baby > 02-Nov-16 家電 > 01-Nov-16 ストア > 01-Nov-16 セール > 01-Nov-16 食品 > 01-Nov-16 ファッション > 01-Nov-16 クラウド > 01-Nov-16 書籍 > 01-Nov-16 goog > 11-Oct-16 cam > 06-Oct-16 If you

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New gTLD .shop launch

By Penny Hearn • In Brand protection, New gTLDs, Registry servicesComments Off on New gTLD .shop launch

Demys are pleased to announce the launch of a new top level domain which we perceive to be one of the first to have widespread appeal and importance (as opposed to more typical niche interest) to most of our client base. .shop will begin their Sunrise registration phase from 30

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Forthcoming gTLD sunrise periods

By Demys • In Brand protection, New gTLDs, Registry servicesComments Off on Forthcoming gTLD sunrise periods

The new gTLD program continues rapidly and imminent sunrise periods include the following: SHOP > 30 June 16 MOTORCYCLES > 15 June 16 If you have an interest in these spaces, please get in contact.

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Demys attending ICANN 55

By Demys • In Brand protection, Policy & governance, Registry servicesComments Off on Demys attending ICANN 55

As part of our continuing commitment to represent our clients at major Internet policy and governance forums, Demys will be attending ICANN’s latest meeting in Marrakech this week. ICANN meetings are held three times each year in different regions of the globe to enable attendees from around the world to

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Latest sunrise periods

By Demys • In Brand protection, New gTLDs, Registry servicesComments Off on Latest sunrise periods

The new gTLD program continues apace and forthcoming sunrise periods include the following new spaces: .信息 – 22-Feb-16 .mom – 24-Feb-16 .vip – 01-Mar-16 .home – 07-Mar-16 .motorcycles – 06-Apr-16 .insurance – 02-May-16 If you have an interest in these spaces, please get in contact.

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New gTLD round up

By Demys • In Brand protection, New gTLDs, Registry servicesComments Off on New gTLD round up

The new gTLD program continues rapidly and forthcoming sunrise periods include the following: barcelona > 12 January 2016 pet > 19 January 2016 mom > 25 January 2016 istanbul > 27 January 2016 ist > 27 January 2016 广东 > 01 February 2016 佛山 > 01 February 2016 信息 > 22

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