Domain Dispute Masterclass (#1): What is a domain name dispute?

Domain Dispute Masterclass (#1): What is a domain name dispute?

Attorney Doug Isenberg of GigaLaw provides an introduction to domain name disputes by explaining important aspects of the domain name system, how trademark law applies to them, what a cybersquatter is, and how disputes can be resolved through a relatively quick and inexpensive legal process.

GigaLaw website:

About Doug Isenberg:

Video chapters:
0:00 – Introduction
1:06 – How domain name disputes arise
1:56 – What is a domain name?
2:44 – The two parts of a domain name
3:26 – Top-level domains (gTLDs)
4:17 – Country-code top-level domains (ccTLDs)
4:45 – Registering a domain name
5:17 – Cybersquatting defined
5:42 – Cybersquatting examples
7:23 – UDRP (Uniform Domain Name Dispute Resolution Policy)
8:43 – Evaluating domain name disputes
9:03 – To learn more


  1. Ryan Schlutz on January 1, 2021 at 10:11 pm

    Well shot….Good info. Well done.

  2. Tracy Misner on January 1, 2021 at 10:27 pm

    Having helped my students achieve youtube status of 100k, 500k , and even a million subscribers! I think you are onto something here!

  3. Bo Simmons on January 1, 2021 at 10:36 pm

    Good high level overview and will be great to share with a Cool Blue Interactive client the next time this comes up ( about 1 every year)

  4. Nucleus Medical Media on January 1, 2021 at 10:39 pm

    Excellent info – thanks for sharing!

  5. Abdou on January 1, 2021 at 10:43 pm

    cool video u should do one on apple imac domain from 1998 … ( it was my dads ) i followed in his foot steps now i got domain to sell masks it i do ok for a 19 year old

  6. Evan Brown on January 1, 2021 at 10:51 pm

    Well done, Doug!