Cases & Deals

ICANN protects trademark rights in domain name space

Clients INTERNET CORP. FOR ASSIGNED NAMES & NUMBERS (ICANN)

Jones Day assists The Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN) to ensure that its trademark rights are protected in the domain name space. ICAAN attempts to ensure the stable and secure operation of the Internet's Domain Name System. One of its missions is introducing and promoting competition in the registration of domain names and the creation of new Top Level Domains. Jones Day also represents ICANN in connection with the enforcement of its trademark rights and counselling on trademark and copyright issues.