ICANN says “no impact” from TMCH downtime

by Kevin Murphy
The 10-hour outage in the Trademark Clearinghouse’s key database had no impact on domain registrations, ICANN says. We reported earlier this week that the TMCH’s Trademark Database had been offline for much of last Friday, for reasons unknown. We’d heard concerns from some users that the downtime may have allowed registrants to register domain names matching trademarks withou ...Read the full article