Scope of common law rights in domain name disputes


You can acquire rights over a term through two ways. One is through registering the mark in a Government authority. This is what is known as Trademark Rights. Second is the one that is obtained through continuous usage of a term in their business ventures. Such rights are called Common Law rights. Let’s look at the scope of the latter, through this case study. The domain name HudsonFurniture.com...

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