Letter of claim—abusive domain name registration (UDRP)
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Letter of claim—abusive domain name registration (UDRP)

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[date]

Sent via [post] [email] to [insert Registrant’s email address]

[Registrant’s name]

[Registrant’s address]

Re: [Disputed domain name]—unauthorised use of [Brand name] ®

Dear [insert organisation name]

We represent [Client name], [describe the Client’s main business]. Our client is the proprietor of numerous service marks and trade marks registered with [name of relevant trade mark registries] under registration numbers [insert registration numbers] (collectively, the [Brand name] marks). A copy of our client’s trade mark registrations and examples of usage are attached to this letter as Annex 1.

[Client name] also owns the Internet domain name [Client’s domain name]. Our client has spent a great deal of time, money and effort to develop the goodwill surrounding the [Brand name] mark, and the Internet domain name [Client’s domain name]. [Client name] does not allow anyone to use the [Brand name] mark or a confusingly similar mark, or domain name without

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