Animal Writes © sm
28 June 2000 Issue
Wins Landmark Cybersquatting Case
Source: allen schubert , [email protected]
"People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) has
won its case hands-down against Michael Doughney for his use of the
Internet domain name "PETA.ORG." In 1995, Doughney registered "PETA.ORG"
with Network Solutions, Inc., for "People Eating Tasty Animals," which
he fraudulently represented as a nonprofit organization."
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