[Top][All Lists]

[Date Prev][Date Next][Thread Prev][Thread Next][Date Index][Thread Index]

USPTO redefines DNS registration services ..

From: Doug Mentohl
Subject: USPTO redefines DNS registration services ..
Date: Sun, 01 Mar 2009 20:06:54 +0000
User-agent: BlackBerry8330/4.3.0 Profile/MIDP-2.0 Configuration/CLDC-1.1 VendorID/105

'the .. ("USPTO") changed the International Classification of "domain name registration services" to Class 45 (defined below). The reason that the move is interesting is that it is just one more indication that the world of the Internet is becoming less and less about technology and more and more about law and policy ..'

'Prior to January 1, 2009 "domain name registration services" used to be a Class 42 service. Class 42 services are "[s]cientific and technological services and research and design relating thereto ..'

'CLASS 45 – Personal and social services rendered by others to meet the needs of individuals; security services for the protection of property and individuals'

'This final class includes security, surveillance and investigation services and also services relating to social events, such as escort services'

reply via email to

[Prev in Thread] Current Thread [Next in Thread]