Is there any recourse if your domain registration expires?

Of course all online businesses are going to be on top of renewing their own domain, right?   Not always.  Even though registrars send reminder emails, if the domain’s contact information is not up to date those reminders end up in a virtual black hole.  And, before you know it, the business no longer owns its own domain. Does that mean it’s game over, close up shop, go home?  Not necessarily.  If the name was trademarked, the business is protected by ICANN’s Uniform Domain Name Dispute Resolution Policy (UDRP). The UDRP... Read The Rest →