On Monday I did a post on sunrise results for .diamonds, .enterprises, .voyage and .tips new gTLDs. I also noticed some funny, strange and more disturbingly some shady domain name registrations.
As usual there was the occasional sunrise registration using a questionable trademark like this: build.tips
There was a sunrise registration for the domain name carinsurance.tips. Can you guess what the trademark class for the mark “car insurance” is? You will never find it:
13 – Firearms; ammunition and projectiles; explosives; fireworks.
The trademark was also registered in Switzerland as the mark for “build” and using Marcaria.com. Do you see a pattern here?
Don’t get me started on these domains below. (Same owner together with the usual Switzerland/Marcaria.com combination) They deserve their own post:
These people are ruthless. Wait until they start filling UDRP complaints using bullshit trademarks.
CBS Studios Inc. bought startrek.enterprises. Don’t get me wrong but is there more than one? Were they afraid that some fan will buy it? They also got startrek.voyage.
There were also some crazy (e.g. 3-dashes) registrations like these: