UDRP Logic: Trademark Must Come Before Domain Name To Find 'No Right or Legitimate Interest'


By Zak Muscovitch.

Recently I reviewed a UDRP decision that deserves additional attention and respect. The case was Riveron
Consulting, L.P. v. Stanley Pace, and it was decided by Paul M. DeCicco in 2010. It concerned the domain name, RIVERON.COM. Of particular interest however, was how the Panelist approached the issue of "Legitimate Interest" in a logical fashion.

For a complainant to succeed