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Username: fabrcop
Date/Time: Tue, October 24, 2000 at 2:07 PM GMT
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Subject: Actually this strange post by ICANN may confuse people

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>I see that ICANN has updated the news on their site today.
[snip]
>They are using IOD's lawsuit against Core and Ken Stubbs as an
>example to those trying to claim Trademark rights in a TLD. Notice
>it is not about first and prior use rights, that is a another
>ballgame.

Actually this strange post by ICANN may confuse people who
do not know IOD. Please notice that this Court case stated
that ".web" can't be used as a trademark as claimed by IOD.
However, this does not change IOD's merits about the .web registry.

Fabrizio Coppola
Italy


 


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