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cybersquatting

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Verizon awarded 'largest-ever' cybersquatting judgment

Federal court awards $33.15 million to Verizon in a case against a domain registrar that the company claims chooses names that are easily confused with legitimate Verizon sites.

By December 24, 2008

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Nombray lets you cybersquat your online identity

Want a personal page on the Net? Check out Nombray, a service that lets you find and claim potential domain names, then coordinate them with your social-networking profiles or blogs.

By December 2, 2008

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New & Noteworthy: freemac.com; cybersquatting; more

New & Noteworthy: freemac.com; cybersquatting; more

By August 9, 1999

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Verizon to cybersquatters: Get off our Verizon-like domains

Verizon is taking legal action against what it calls "serial cybersquatters" exploiting Verizon-like domain names.

By January 30, 2012

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Pope Francis spurs hundreds of domain name registrations

Just hours after the world's new Roman Catholic leader is named, more than 600 domain names are registered at GoDaddy with keywords such as Pope, Bergoglio, and Habemus Papam.

By March 13, 2013

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Pinterest wins $7.2M in legal battle with cybersquatter

The pinning social network wins a hefty damages award along with the control of 100 domain names such as pintesrest.com, pinterests.com, and pimterest.com.

By September 30, 2013

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iPhone 5 hint as Apple secures iPhone5.com

Apple has recovered iPhone5.com from cybersquatters, perhaps hinting at the name for the next iPhone.

By May 18, 2012

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Apple wins control over 'iPhone' porn domain names

The company terminates dispute with a domain name squatter after it gains control of iphonesex4s.com and six other names that contain the term "iPhone."

By November 22, 2011