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Re: new.net: yet another dns namespace overlay play
On Thu, 8 Mar 2001, William Allen Simpson wrote: > > > Look at those dates. A race to the registrar, by mere days, clearly > > > designed to prevent the city from using the .com domain. > > > > What exactly are you talking about? The domain had been registered > > since 1996, and the site had been in operation since 1997. > > > Perhaps you missed the findings of fact: > > February 21, 1996: Barcelona.com > > March 5, 1996: 42 registrations by Barcelona City. > > > One wonders, how did Ms. Concepcio Riera Llena know that the city was > about to embark on trademark registrations and a network presence? Someone registers a domain name prior to a city receiving trademark registrations, so they obviously are doing it with intent and knowledge that the city is applying for trademarks? Wow, you are really out there now. I too am done with this thread, as you are so far from reality it doesn't warrant further discussion with you.