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UDRP Roundup: China’s Sohu Gets Control Of Sohu.Tv: Wells Fargo Gets 31 Typos

Posted on the 08 February 2013 by Worldwide @thedomains

TheAsian Domain Name Dispute Resolution Centre  just gave the domain name to Beijing Sohu Internet Information in a UDRP decision.

The domain holder didn’t respond

The domain name is question was registered back in 2005.

Sohu  was founded in 1996 and the trademarks were registered as early as 1999.


Sohu network was selected as 1998 and 1999 Top 10 Chinese Internet Networks by China Internet Information Center. “The registration of “” by the Respondent is a behavior of vicious registration and use”. “The Respondent registered the domain name in dispute with reputation of the Complainant to seize interest by intention”.

The one member panel said in awarding the domain.

The panel did not discuss why it took the trademark holder some 8 years to bring the UDRP. Wells Fargo also won control of 31 domain names in one UDRP ruling today. The domains were all typos of the trademark holder: …

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