UDRP Logic PART II: Trademark Rights Do Not Magically Relate Back


By Zak Muscovitch.Again turning to the insightful and compelling Riveron decision which I wrote about yesterday, you will be comforted to know that as far as the panelist in that case was concerned, magic doesn’t work in UDRP proceedings. The panelist, Paul M. DeCicco, clearly and eloquently stated that, "While Complainant currently has trademark rights…such rights do not magically relate back