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A best practice approach to domain security

MarkMonitor recently conducted its final instalment of ‘office hours’: a series of interactive, Q&A focused webinars highlighting the most pressing topics in domain management today.   The MarkMonitor™ office hours series, following a university office hours model, provide MarkMonitor customers the ability to ask questions on a variety of domain-related topics with real-time answers from […]

Protecting your brand with domain blocking

MarkMonitor recently conducted its third installment of ‘office hours’: a series of interactive, Q&A focused webinars highlighting the most pressing topics in domain management today.   The MarkMonitor™ office hours series, following a university office hours model, provides MarkMonitor customers the ability to ask questions on a variety of domain-related topics with real-time answers from […]

MarkMonitor experts take a deep dive into domain portfolio analysis in office hours webinar

MarkMonitor recently conducted its second installment of ‘office hours’: a series of interactive, Q&A focused webinars highlighting the most pressing topics in domain management today.   The MarkMonitor™ office hours series, following a university office hours model, provides MarkMonitor customers the ability to ask questions on a variety of domain-related topics with real-time answers from […]

Advantages of splitting portfolios among several domain registrars: busting the myths

By Statton Hammock, Vice-President Head of IP Strategy, Government & Industry Relations, Clarivate Analytics and Christopher Melka, Program Manager, MarkMonitor   Thinking of splitting your domain portfolio among multiple registrars? We believe that the reasons not to split a domain portfolio may outweigh the reasons to break one up. In this blog, we ‘bust’ a […]

MarkMonitor holds inaugural office hours, focused on .brand gTLDs

Our MarkMonitor team recently conducted its first installment of ‘office hours’: a series of interactive, Q&A focused webinars highlighting the most pressing topics in domain management today. The MarkMonitor™ office hours series, following a university office hours model, provide MarkMonitor customers the ability to ask questions on a variety of domain-related topics with real-time answers […]

2019: a year of innovation for New gTLDs

It has been a year of change for the domain industry, with products and services within the New generic Top Level Domain (gTLD) space continuing to expand in both breadth and complexity. We have seen developments in the launches of TLDs (such as .SPORT in January and .NEW in October), new blocking products including AdultBlock […]

Six things you need to know post-GDPR

We all know by now that the enforcement of GDPR has caused complications in the brand protection sphere, the most notable of which being the demise of WHOIS. With most registrars redacting the registrant data, even if the registrant is not located in the EU or not a natural person, we are essentially facing a […]

Will WHOIS ever be the same, post-GDPR?

With the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) now in force, brand protection experts are having to familiarize themselves with the challenges this introduces relating to online brand protection. One of the most significant of these is the fate of WHOIS, the domain name lookup service. WHOIS was a vital tool for consumer and brand protection […]