Monthly Archive: October 2011

After 4 long years in litigation, Plaintiffs have finally settled their lawsuit with NBC over premium text messaging charges. Having likely spent millions in legal fees, the settlement fairly well recites the law any first year associate could have noted: a free method of entry does not save a pay-to-play entry where you are paying …

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As we have blogged before, many companies are currently taking advantage of Sunrise Period B (which expires on October 28, 2011) to block .xxx domains containing their registered trademarks. People for Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) has taken a dramatically different tactic that is worth noting to spread the word about their message. Taking advantage …

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