Over 8 000 US Dollars for domain name with trademark “CALVIN KLEIN”

Resident of Volgograd registered a domain of well-known American company Calvin Klein Trademark Trust in his name and now he shall pay over 8 000 US Dollars to rightholder for trademark infringement.

The claim to require prohibition of use of the registered trademark «CALVIN KLEIN» in the domain name calvinklein.ru and requirement of the fine of over 8 000 US Dollars was filed to the Moscow Arbitration Court.

The defendant and codefendant were calvinklein.ru domain name administrator Figurin Alexey and LLC "REG.RU Domain Names Registrar", respectively. At the moment the defendant is prohibited not only to assign domain name rights, but also to change the administrator.

The court case is pending.