Domain Name and Trade Dispute

Abstract: Today, with the advancement of new technology, every person wants to have access cyber world. To navigate through this vast global collection of inter contennected computer networks (the internet), the domain name system (DNS) was invented.

With the globalization and commercialization of the internet, domain names have taken on a new significance as business identifiers. Domain names are now highly visible in real space as well – showing up a television commercials, billboards, magazine ads, and event the side of buses. The value attached to domain names makes it lucrative for cyber criminals to indulge in domain name infringements and the global nature and easier and inexpensive procedure for registering domain names further facilitates domain name infringements.

Thus we will discuss about domain name and trade dispute in detail.

This abstract was sourced from, and the full paper is available from, the Social Science Research Network here.