Company goes after valuable domain name that was registered before it existed.
Crypto World Journal Inc, which operates a news site about cryptocurrency and blockchain, has been found to have engaged in reverse domain name hijacking in its attempt to get the domain name CWJ.com.
The domain name was purchased by a Chinese domain name investor in 2016. Crypto World Journal wasn’t founded until after that. In the complaint, it’s clear that the Complainant thinks the owner had the domain name since its original registration date in 1999.
Nonetheless, it pursued the case by filing a UDRP with World Intellectual Property Organization. It made the misguided assertion that: Click here to continue reading…