Following the 90 day Trademark Claims Period for each new gTLD, the Trademark Clearinghouse runs the Ongoing Notifications service. Trademark holders will be notified of potential intellectual property infringement indefinitely, beyond the original 90 day period.
If you have received a Trademark Claims Notice and are seeking more information, we recommend referring to the trademark office for the relevant jurisdiction or the relevant decisions made under the Uniform Domain-Name Dispute Resolution Policy (UDRP). UDRP Providers:
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On December 14th, a full set of replacement SMDs will be generated for download by all current rights holders; all previously generated SMD files will be revoked. We are performing this mass revocation in order to enhance and improve the use of SMD files. The new SMD files will be generated...
Trademark holders can block their trademark from being registered at the second level across all Donuts TLDs.
The Clearinghouse Guidelines state:For marks that do not exclusively consist of letters, words, numerals, special characters:The recorded name of the Trademark is an identical match to the reported name as long as the name of the Trademark includes letters, words, numerals, keyboard signs, and...