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Amazon Wins Domain Name Dispute

Amazon wins tussle over lookalike site:

  • “A Web site owner arguing that online retailer Inc. cannot lay exclusive claim to the name of the world’s second longest river to sell goods on the Internet learned today that … well, yes it can. Arbitrators for the United Nations copyright agency WIPO told the Arizona man behind and to hand them over to Seattle-based, which sells products around the globe.”
  • Text of WIPO domain name decision, dated August 4, 2003,, Inc. v. Paul Horner, Case No. D2003-0071.
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