In a free webinar on August 24, 2016, Doug Isenberg of The GigaLaw Firm will discuss domain name disputes with Brian Beckham, Head of the Internet Dispute Resolution Section at WIPO’s Arbitration and Mediation Center. Attendees are encouraged to submit questions for Isenberg and Beckham in advance of the webinar (no later than August 10, 2016), via email to webinar@GigaLaw.com.
Registration is available at www.GigaLaw.com/webinar-201608/
As the leading provider of domain name dispute services, including the Uniform Domain Name Dispute Resolution Policy (UDRP), WIPO’s Arbitration and Mediation Center is supported by 35 international professionals, offering UDRP-related services in more than 2,500 cases annually in recent years. Based in Geneva, Switzerland, with a further office in Singapore, the WIPO Center was established in 1994 to offer Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR) options for the resolution of international commercial disputes between private parties. An independent and impartial body, the Center forms part of the World Intellectual Property Organization, a self-funding agency of the United Nations, with 188 member states.
This webinar will focus on basic and advanced issues in domain name disputes, including the role of the WIPO Arbitration and Mediation Center, how to file and defend domain name disputes properly, UDRP trends and the impact of the new generic top-level domain names (gTLDs) on domain name disputes.