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Safe to register a trademark domain to redirect traffic to the trademark company?

Discussion in 'Domain Names & Parking' started by vouliagmeni14, Oct 12, 2012.

  1. vouliagmeni14

    vouliagmeni14 Registered Member

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    For instance register iphone5.com to redirect traffic to iphone email submit offer. Could I get in trouble with this?
     
  2. Aussie

    Aussie Junior Member

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    You will get a notice once they find it out. You will lose the domain sooner or later but you might have to take a lot of legal burden. I would recommend against it.
     
  3. divok

    divok Senior Member

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    don't redirect.
    First write some content on the domain then show users the link , it would be better if there is some variation in domain name.
    Also mention this unofficial fan page blah blah etc
    still you get a letter from their lawyers , well make money till then .
     
  4. Advocate512

    Advocate512 Newbie

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    They are both correct, you can lose the domain if they have a trademark, and you can link to a domain owned by the trademark holder, Google would prefer that you add some interpretation or "value" to your link/post/blog.