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Username: RDM
Date/Time: Mon, October 16, 2000 at 1:44 AM GMT
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Subject: Expanded Question

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Let's say that Johnny United purchases United.Web.  Who is entitled to United.Web?  Would it be United Artists or United Airlines?  If this untrademarked individual is not entitled to his own URL, then who wins?  Or, perhaps the parents of Johnny United should have trademarked his name when he was born and submitted that trademark along with his social security.  Maybe healthcare costs will be expanded to include expenses for trademark attorneys.  Get real...
 


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