Journal Article

Can a hyphen substitute a space in a domain name?

Lisbet Andersen

in Journal of Intellectual Property Law & Practice

Volume 1, issue 2, pages 99-102
Published in print January 2006 | ISSN: 1747-1532
Published online December 2005 | e-ISSN: 1747-1540 | DOI:
Can a hyphen substitute a space in a domain name?

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A recent decision of the Danish Complaints Board for Domain Names addressed the issue of hyphenating words in domain names to get around the word spacing problem, where the domain name in question conflicted with rights in a personal name.

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Subjects: Arbitration ; Intellectual Property Law

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