It seems An Owner by the
name Plankenstein owns trademarks in over 86 cities/countries/states and has registered
them all in .info. Incidentally the same Registrant also owns 109 other generic nouns
and 15 other verbs in the generic .INFO name list. This makes a total of 210
generic .info names registered by Plankenstein
For the complete report compiled
from checking over 94000 generic nouns, 15000 verbs and over 8000 major cities, check
http://names.directi.com/dombyregname.php3. You can browse the registered names by
Registrant and see all the Trademark information for each of these domains.
in the Hall of Fame is Another Company by the name StrategicDomains.com which owns
trademarks in over 53 cities/countries/states. This same company has also another
69 generic nouns and few verbs registered under their name.
Out of 660 names that
I found registered in the country/city/state list i had collected over 274 have been
registered by 7 people. Which is over 1/3rd of the names registered in geography
have been trademarked by precisely 7 people. Over 330 names are registered between
17 people exact
The Top number of Registrations in all the categories have been
done by the following people
Plankenstein has registered 86 locations, 109 nouns
and 15 verbs
StrategicDomains.com has registered 53 locations, 69 nouns and 2
Peter Hoffman has registered 39 nouns and 12 verbs
Patrick Nobriga has
almost every US State you can think of
I compiled a list of 94000 common nouns,
30000 commonly used verbs and over 8000 major countries, cities, states from around
the world. This list was then arranged by the order of their frequency of usage in
english. This was done using WordNet dictionary.
We than ran a Availbility Search
on all these domains and for the ones which were not available we collected the trademark
information. Mind you this was a compilation of the MOST generic words one could
find in this namespace and the results were astonishing.
Over 33% (1/3rd) of the
names were registered by atmost 5-15 Registrants. Over 50% of the generic names were
Regsitered between less than 20 Registrants.
These and other reports are available