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Doug Isenberg has been selected by his peers for inclusion in the 24th Edition of The Best Lawyers in America for his work in Technology Law.
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Isenberg, founder of The GigaLaw Firm, is a recognized leader on Internet law; a domain name arbitrator; and a frequent author and speaker on Internet legal issues. He has worked with clients on domain name transactions and disputes since 1996 and today represents some of the world’s largest and best-known brands with respect to their Internet legal matters.
In its post, MarkMonitor notes that it "expect[s] to see increased adoption of new gTLDs across many industries as brands strive to stand out among their peers with short and memorable domains."
Doug Isenberg served as co-chair for a meeting of the Atlanta Intellectual Property (IP) Inn of Court on domain name disputes. The program was held in the ceremonial courtroom at the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Georgia on April 19, 2017. The program included a presentation by Doug on how to resolve domain name disputes, including under the Uniform Domain Name Dispute Policy (UDRP) and the Uniform Rapid Suspension System (URS).
The Atlanta IP Inn of Court, a part of the American Inns of Court, is an amalgam of judges, lawyers, law professors and law students. The Inn meets approximately once a month to hold programs and discussions on matters of ethics, skills and professionalism relevant to intellectual property attorneys. Doug is a charter member of the Inn, which was founded in 2010.