The bill stipulates a 7-year jail term for all kinds of computer-related frauds, computer-related forgery, and offenses relating to pornography, cyber-stalking and cyber-squatting
There have been updates made to the Lanham Act, she adds, such as cyber-squatting
As a result, the level of cyber-squatting
fell for some years.
cases the major question is whether the name being "squatted on" is "distinctive.
lTORY bosses have blamed an "unnamed supporter" for cyber-squatting
on the newlabour.
She has worked on various policy issues such as the launch of the new gtlds, trademark dilution, domain name tasting, cyber-squatting
, keyword advertising, and spyware.
But he was accused of cyber-squatting
by the player, and told to hand over the domain names or web addresses.
This sort of behaviour is known as cyber-squatting
, but it could prove expensive.
Specifically it recommends the adoption of the principles on best practices, dispute resolution and cyber-squatting
During the last five weeks, corporations were able to register Dot TK domain names that correspond with their registered trademarks -- protecting these from misuse and preventing cyber-squatting
is on the increase, with 2005 seeing 1,456 cases lodged with the WIPO, a 20% increase on the previous year.
This so-called cyber-squatting
-- purchasing the URL of someone else's name in order to profit from it in some way -- isn't exactly a new concept.