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I would like to know that will this domain be considered as TM infringement.

Let's say there is a TM for Malaysia Travel Company and their website address is and their business is doing travel business/agency in Malaysia.

If I register after was registered. Am I consider as TM infringement? If I am going to develop into a travel information site for Malaysia. Am I getting myself trouble?.

Looking to hear your advices, my friends!..

Comments (7)

As always, usage does play an important part in determining good/bad faith. In this example, you seem to use the domain in its' descriptive form, which could possibly protect you...

Comment #1

If I am just going to park it and offer it for sale instead of developing it. Am I attracting their lawsuit?..

Comment #2

These kind of things aren't always clear cut. In the example you're using, the domain name is very generic, and SHOULDN'T be a problem...even if you're competing. But no one can stop them from filing a suit or an arbitration. So either way, you COULD end up spending money trying to defend the name...

Comment #3

Thank you for the advices, Prof. Goldbloom and

Now I have more confident in acquiring the domain name without worry about getting lawsuit.

I love NamePros, it is always full of kind people. NamePros the only forum that I am still in after 3 years +.

How much to defend in WIPO? I am quite sure I don't have money to defend myself in lawsuit at court...

Comment #4

To be honest I think that is a killer name. I would pick that up in a heart beat no matter my intentions of the use. Its a super generic. You could get rid of it just as fast as they can file a law suit. So I wouldnt worry about it...

Comment #5

Getting rid of a name to avoid a lawsuit isn't always an "out". In fact, if you don't disclose this information to the buyer, you could find yourself being sued in the near future.

However, in this case, I agree. The domain seems generic enough that there really SHOULDNT be any problems, but who knows.

If theres one thing I know in life, it's that there are a lot of people with more money than they know what to do with..

Comment #6

Depends on how it is done, if you are stealing their traffic (if they can prove it), then tat could hurt you. Overreaching can rear it's ugly head...

Comment #7

This question was taken from a support group/message board and re-posted here so others can learn from it.


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