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Latest Cybersqautting Case under ACPA

Tuesday, November 8th, 2011

As reported on Domain Name Wire, The Gap, Inc. has filed a cybersquatting case against TheGap.com under the Anticybersquatting Consumer Protection Act (ACPA).  The complaint alleges that TheGap.com redirects visitors to websites that are designed to deceive consumers into believing the sites belong to The Gap, Inc.” or are affiliated with or sponsored by” The Gap, Inc.

“More specifically, the thegap.com domain name forwards visitors to sites that promise a substantial gift card to Gap’s stores in exhange for entry of personal information and completion of unidentified “sponsor offers.””

The full complaint can be read below:

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