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Re: Subversion domain names

From: David Anderson <david.anderson_at_calixo.net>
Date: 2006-04-16 18:27:07 CEST

* Jim Blandy <jimb@red-bean.com> [2006-04-16 09:22:20]:
> I wonder if the trademark status of the word makes any difference.
> That is, could we argue that since we are the trademark holders, they
> have to give it to us?

I wonder. Wouldn't their reply be "Well, why didn't you register them
during Sunrise 2, instead of waiting for the Landrush and getting all
your domains stolen?"

I don't know if mercenary domain hogging companies would be sensitive
to the argument "But we weren't legally embodied to defend our
trademark back then!"

- Dave.

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