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CONSTANTIN BRANCUSI

Domain names & multinational businesses

27.02.2018


How to get a national domain name without a branch establishment in that country?

As you probably know, domain names are already part of our lives because we get all the news via specific networks.

Usually, when you buy a country code domain name (.us, .uk, .fr etc.) the National Registry requires that the owner has an operational office in that country.

We recently represent one of our Swiss Clients who has the headquarter in Switzerland but sells his products in many other countries in EU or USA.

Our Client needs to have national domain names in all the countries he sells his products but it is impossible to have operational offices all over Europe.

Which is our solution?

Our Client assigned the national domain name to each official distributor in each country.  To avoid any IP infringement we are currently working on undertaking agreements through which our client will keep safe all his IP rights concerning the domain names.

04.12.2018

How the Brexit vote impacted the UKIPO AND EUIPO

Shortly after the Brexit vote, its effects on the UKIPO (UK Intellectual Property Office) and EUIPO (European Union Intellectual Property Office) started to be noticed. The impact is going to be even bigger on some EU IP rights once the Brexit will actually be enforced, only if by that time no other arrangements will be ( learn more )

23.11.2018

How marketing is related to IP industry

Today, companies are looking to get closer to the end customer in order to establish a connection between the products sold and him, to retain him and to obviously generate a higher revenue. Depending on the positioning and the targeted audience, every company builds a marketing strategy that will support its sales policy in the ( learn more )

27.09.2018

How do you establish the initial owner of a work?

It should seem normal to presume that the author of a work is the person that wrote the respective work. Isn’t so? Not so fast. There are situations when particular standards are needed to determine how the ownership applies. ( learn more )