It looks like the world is waking up to the mobile domain name market as a woman from Edinburgh gets into hot water over the ownership and registration of a domain name she bought for a present for her son. The family state that the domain was to be used for emails on his mobile phone, but lawyers for the Narnia books by CS Lewis state in legal documents that they family are “Cyber Squatting”.
The Family are not willing to give up the domain name as they say they bought it after the early release of the domains for companies to buy them and so they bought it in good will and are not making any money from owning the domain.
She said in an interview on RTE 1 radio this morning that solicitor firms from Dublin had contacted her to take up her case. The story continues…..