Panel Views on Selected UDRP
Questions, Second Edition ("WIPO
Likewise the bad-faith inquiry of the UDRP
could be highly contextual, but in practice often is not.
The URS is a rights protection mechanism that complements the existing UDRP
by offering a lower-cost, faster path to relief for trademark proprietors complaining of the most clear-cut cases of infringement.
• The Trademark Post Delegation Dispute Resolution Procedure ("PDDRP") supplements the UDRP
and URS by providing comparatively a fast and inexpensive
(165.) Specifically the effect of the ACPA and UDRP
is a contractually bound right mandated by ICANN that exists between domain name registrants, (40) their registrars, (41) and the registry operator; (42) it is a contractually agreed-to procedure that eradicates the jurisdictional issues otherwise inherent in global trademark enforcement.
 InterNIC (2002b) "InterNIC FAQs on the Uniform Domain Name Dispute Resolution Policy (UDRP
), InterNIC, http://www.internic.net/faqs/udrp.html (current Sept.
As stated in Paragraph 4(b) of the Policy, the UDRP
at its core
(13) The volume of cases decided administratively under the Uniform Dispute Resolution Process (UDRP
) (14) that has been developed for arbitrating disputes over domain names has far outweighed the number of cases that have and are being decided through the judicial process.
At the same time that Congress enacted the ACPA, the newly formed ICANN approved its Uniform Domain Name Dispute Resolution Policy (UDRP
Accordingly, Activision wants the National Arbitration Forum to order the transfer of the domain to Activision pursuant to the Uniform Domain Name Dispute Resolution Policy (UDRP
(94.) The Uniform Domain Name Dispute Resolution Policy (UDRP
) adopted by ICANN, for instance, refers to different arbitration body, such as the WIPO Arbitration and Mediation Center), but does not exclude the right to bring the dispute "to a court of competent jurisdiction for independent resolution" (article 4, lett.