Location is Everything, on and Offline: The Fairhaven Domain Name Dispute

'Location is Everything, on and Offline: The Fairhaven Domain Name Dispute’ (2015) 10 (11) Journal of Intellectual Property Law & Practice 817- 818

Posted: 18 Apr 2016

Date Written: April 4, 2016

Abstract

This paper is a terse analysis of the Judgment of the South Africa High Court in the case of Fairhaven Country Estate (Pty) Ltd v Shaun Harris and Another [2015] ZAWCHC 100 delivered on 8 July 2015 wherein the court ordered the transfer of domain names from a real estate agent to the developers of a country estate.

Keywords: Domain name, Intellectual Property, High Court, South Africa

Suggested Citation

Ncube, Caroline B., Location is Everything, on and Offline: The Fairhaven Domain Name Dispute (April 4, 2016). 'Location is Everything, on and Offline: The Fairhaven Domain Name Dispute’ (2015) 10 (11) Journal of Intellectual Property Law & Practice 817- 818. Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=2758591

Caroline B. Ncube (Contact Author)

University of Cape Town ( email )

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Rondebosch 7701
South Africa

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