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Watergate Holdings Files A UDRP On &

Posted on the 22 March 2013 by Worldwide @thedomains



Euro Watergate Hotel Residences, LLC Watergate Holdings, LLC, filed a UDRP on the domain names and with the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO)

Of course Watergate is the “home of the political scandal that occurred in the United States in the 1970s as a result of the June 1972 break-in at the Democratic National Committee headquarters at the Watergate office complex in Washington, D.C., and the Nixon administration’s attempted cover-up of its involvement. The scandal eventually led to the resignation of Richard Nixon, the President of the United States, on August 9, 1974, the only resignation of a U.S. President”

The domain name, was registered to the  The Watergate Hotel back in 2003. The domain then was registered to a  Monument Realty of Washington until 2011 when it was transferred to the present owner a  Rassul Hashemi of Virgina whose contact information is with the However the domain goes to a picture of the hotel with the following information “We are currently undergoing a dramatic renovation and will not be accepting guests again until late 2009. While we are creating the most luxurious hotel in Washington, we ask for your patience.”

“Please visit this site often for updates on the work progressing at The Watergate Hotel. Should you have a question or require additional information, please email us at [email protected].”

However the domain name is going to a Godaddy placeholder page.

The domain was owned according to by TravelClick Interactive until it was transferred to the same Monument Realty of Washington in 2007 and now is owned also by Rassul Hashemi,  of

According to, the ownership of the complex has gone through a complicated series of ownership in over the last few years but which is now owned by one of the complainant to the UDRP Euro Capital Properties.


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