Recent Domain News

GoDaddy to stop registering domains in China (vnunet.com)

Dan Worth, V3.co.uk , Thursday 25 March 2010 at 12:13:00 Firm follows Google’s example and criticises Chinese authorities Web registrar GoDaddy has said that it will stop registering domain names in China in protest at the growing amount of information required by the Chinese authorities. Christine Jones, corporate secretary at GoDaddy, said at a congressional commission on China that the firm …

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Law Firm Claims Cybersquatting and TM Infringement Against Ex-Employee’s Gripe Site

Levinson Axelrod , a New Jersey law firm, is trying to shut down an ex-employee’s gripe site, alleging cybersquatting and trademark infringement. Edward Heyburn, who worked for Levinson Axelrod from 1998 to 2004, started a “Levinson Axelrod Sucks” website in late September, using the domain name  LevinsonAxelrod.net to post personal opinions and complaints about the firm and it’s partners. “I thought this was a very nice way to pull them out of the clouds,”  Heyburn said . And out of the clouds they came.

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