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Protect Your Trademark


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The Internet is expanding! This infographic can help you learn how to protect your trademark.

The infographic provides an explanation of the coming Internet expansion and how Trademark holders can use New gTLD Program Rights Protection Mechanisms to proactively and reactively fight rights infringement.

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Protect Your Trademark

  1. 1. The Internet is Expanding Learn how to protect your trademark .com .cat .coop .biz .futbol .edu .aero .gov .info .menu .int .cab .jobs 1300 22 .mil In the coming months, the number of generic Top-Level Domains on the Internet will explode from 22 to over 1,300 .みんな .museum .name .xxx .net .travel .tokyo .org .tel .pro .post +3 ‫.شبكة‬ Rights Protection Mechanisms are now in place to support and protect trademark holders before anything happens, and in case something does in the future .menu .cab Trademark Clearinghouse Trademark Post-delegation Dispute Resolution Procedure Uniform Rapid Suspension System .social .みんな .tokyo .futbol Trademark Clearinghouse The Trademark Clearinghouse is a one-stop solution to help protect a trademark across every new generic Top-Level Domain that comes online The first stage in protecting your rights is to submit a mark to the Trademark Clearinghouse Rights Protections Sunrise Services Priority access to request domain names associated with your trademark(s) Trademark Claims Service Notification to a Rights Holder after registration, allowing for immediate action if the domain registered is infringing rights 1|3|5 20K Uniform Rapid Suspension System If rights infringement occurs after a domain goes live, the URS comes into effect Within 24 hours of a valid complaint, an infringing domain will be locked .gov Submit your Trademark Rights holders can record their marks for one, three or five year terms 20,000+ trademarks already recorded Find out more @ http://newgtlds.icann. org/urs Trademark PDDRP* Trademark infringement is often portrayed as being a registrant problem, such as cyber-squatting. But what if a Registry Operator were to be involved? Find out more @ http://newgtlds.icann. org/pddrp The Trademark Post-Delegation Dispute Resolution Procedure addresses instances where a Registry Operator is complicit in trademark infringement .mil .cab .social .tokyo ICANN and the Internet community are laying the foundation for a broader, more mature Domain Name System .みんな We encourage all Rights Holders to participate in the protections built into the New gTLD Program to mitigate against trademark infringement ‫.شبكة‬ .menu To find out more about the biggest change to the Internet since it was created visit .futbol Post-Delegation Dispute Resolution Procedure © 2013 Internet Corporation For Assigned Names and Numbers