n Without Prejudice - Changing the face of cyberspace : intellectual property
|Article Title||Changing the face of cyberspace : intellectual property|
|© Publisher:||JetBlue Publishers (Pty) Ltd|
|Affiliations||1 Adams and Adams|
|Publication Date||Apr 2012|
|Pages||20 - 22|
The term "cyber-squatting", which means registering or using a domain name in bad faith with the intent to profit from the goodwill in another's trade mark, has gained significant exposure in the last decade with the exponential growth of the Internet and the concomitant increase in user traffic. Fortunately, the Uniform Domain-Name Dispute-Resolution Policy (UDRP) provides a quick, efficient and reasonably cost-effective mechanism with which to combat cyber-squatting in certain name spaces.
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