Red Bull Wins RedBull Mobi | WIPO Transfer

In the latest move by the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO), RedBull.mobi was ordered transfered from a private citizen to the Poland-based energy drink company. According to the complaint, the registrant of the name signed a registration agreement in the Hebrew language, and stated in his response that he is commonly known by the Hebrew […] Read more »

Yale University Wants Yale mobi

Yale University has filed an arbitration case with the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) seeking to obtain yale.mobi. Currently, that domain name is registered at GoDaddy with the message: “This .MOBI domain is parked free, courtesy of GoDaddy.” It is not registered with an obvious trademark holder, such as the lock or forklift manufacturer, so […] Read more »

The Lion, The Witch, and the Wardrobe WIPO

Just in case anyone still thinks you can do whatever you want when registering a domain name, the latest World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) decision is a textbook example of why restraint is a virtue when you have your registrar shopping cart open. When Richard Saville-Smith decided to purchase Narnia.mobi for his eleven year old […] Read more »