Brand Names, Domain Names, and Trademarks, Oh My!

There is a lot of overlap between brand names, domain names, and trademarks, but they are rarely identical. And unfortunately, the nuanced differences between them sometimes get people into hot water. The most common erroneous assumption is this: if I own the .com domain, I’ll have the right to the trademark as well, because who would trademark the name but not acquire the domain to go with it, right?  Wrong! Just because you can purchase the domain name or already own the domain name doesn’t mean that you have the... Read The Rest →