[talk-au] AU openstreetmapS.com domain squatter

David Bannon dbannon at internode.on.net
Thu Mar 20 21:56:38 UTC 2014


Grant, are you suggesting the domain is being held in a cyber squatting
mode ? That Michael is holding it with the intention of making a profit
from it ?

David

On Thu, 2014-03-20 at 15:21 +0000, Grant Slater wrote:
> Hi OSM Australia,
> 
> Anyone up for this?
> 
> The openstreetmapS.com domain is being held by Michael Gilmour of
> parklogic.com for sale. He is based in Camberwell, Victoria,
> Australia.
> 
> The domain was originally registered on behalf of OpenStreetMap in
> 2007 but was accidentally not renewed.
> 
> Would any Australian OpenStreetMap member be willing to give him a
> ring and discuss the project and transferring the domain back to the
> project?
> 
> OpenStreetMap Foundation does have a trademark on the 'OpenStreetMap'
> name to protect against such instances, but I'd prefer to try other
> remedies before legal action.
> 
> Kind regards,
>  Grant
>  Part of OpenStreetMap sysadmin team
> 
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