Domain names

In the course of the allocation of new top-level-domains intellectual property rights become more and more important with respect to domain names. This includes infringement proceedings due to prior trademark or company rights as well as prior rights to a name of individuals.

In this context we offer inter alia the following services:

§         Confidential acquisition of domain names

§         National and international sale contracts in relation to domain names

§         Consulting on new top-level-domains

§         Searches for domain names in the course of identity searches

§         Monitoring for domain names identical or confusingly similar to trademarks/company names

§         Pre-booking requests based on your prior intellectual property rights

§         Warning letters /legal measures regarding infringements of your intellectual property rights due to domain names

§         Arbitration procedures for abusive domain name registrations infringing your intellectual property rights