201906.05

uaDRP: the Alternative Dispute Resolution for Ukrainian Domain Names

The World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) now provides domain name dispute resolution services with the extension .UA (ccTLD, Ukraine).   This procedure allows the owner of a trademark to retrieve a corresponding domain name which has been improperly registered by another person or used in bad faith. The procedure is done online, administratively. The conditions…

201901.18

Phishing: stay alert!

No, Air France or Futuroscope do not offer free tickets via the WhatsApp phone application. Last weekend, many users of the application have received fraudulent messages appearing to come from these companies. The catch is the same: “Air France offers free tickets to all to celebrate his birthday” or “Futuroscope giving 5 free tickets to 500…