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Unformatted text preview: Finally using Monte Carlo in a larger domain name for another business doesnt dilute General Motors of the car that has the same name. An example of court cases over domain names is when Julia Roberts wanted to establish her web site. The court ruled in favor of Roberts due to the domain name being purchased in bad faith. The well known singer Sting tried to obtain Sting.com but the court would not change the rights to him. The word sting is a generic word that can be used in different ways. When the owner of Armani wanted to create a web site he found that the domain name was taken. When he took the owner to court the court ruled in favor of the original owner because it represented his initials....
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This note was uploaded on 10/24/2011 for the course LAW BB3210 taught by Professor Profsantiago during the Spring '11 term at Columbia Southern University, Orange Beach.
- Spring '11