BACKGROUNDThe complaint under the Uniform Domain Name Dispute Resolution Policy (UDRP) was in fact brought by the Irish company Rugby World Cup Ltd, which the IRB, rugby’s world governing body, set up in 1989 to manage all rights in the Rugby World Cup tournament. The domain name worldcup2011.com was registered on 7 August 2009 by Andreas Gyrre, who was associated with the ticket reseller Euroteam AS. The IRB argued that reselling tickets to the 2011 Rugby World Cup tournament, held in New Zealand, violated the terms and conditions to which a legitimate ticket purchaser must agree. One such condition was that the purchaser of a ticket must not offer to resell it publicly, including on any website. The IRB also alleged that the colours and fonts used on Euroteam’s website gave that site the same “look and feel” as the official Rugby World Cup site, thereby underscoring confusion among consumers. … [Read more...] about WIPO Refuses to Order the Transfer of worldcup2011.com to The International Rugby Board
That's why Faith in the Valley wants to establish a legal defense fund in Stanislaus County with an $8,000 donation from St. Paul's Episcopal's Church in Modesto. The organization started a similar fund in Fresno County, raising nearly $100,000, said Andy Levine, the Stanislaus chapter's director. He said the average immigration case costs about $5,000. … [Read more...] about Dodging Deportation: When ICE comes calling, this Stanislaus County group jumps into action
Party donors and political action committees, however, are not ponying up to Grant’s campaign the way they have for past Bera challengers. Wasserman says GOP donors may feel that, after so many close calls, the seat is a lost cause, particularly in a year when Democrats are fired up and outraising Republicans, nationally. … [Read more...] about Democratic Congressman Ami Bera is in an unfamiliar position – he’s a heavy favorite
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I AM currently in France where I have a property and where people are astounded at the antics of the UK government. Why do they argue among themselves when they should be arguing with Brussels, they say! The rest of my time is spent in Roundhay and enjoying the Yorkshire Dales. France has nothing to compare with that. … [Read more...] about Democracy is gone as ‘flip-flopper’ Theresa May leads us nowhere – Yorkshire Post letters