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Cyber squatter attacked by UN

by on16 August 2007


Turkish newspaper wins its name


A Turkish newspaper Hurriyet has won the right to a website address with its name.

The UN IP agency handed ownership of the Web address after appealing to a United Nations panel in a dispute with the
unnamed holder of the domain name,
based in Berlin.

According to Associated Press the present owner had registered and used
the domain in bad faith, a World Intellectual Property organisation arbitration panel ruled.

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