About Trademark Post-Delegation Dispute Resolution Procedure (Trademark PDDRP)
Through the Trademark PDDRP, ICANN offers a dispute resolution mechanism for someone that believes that a Registry Operator is intentionally and systematically infringing trademarks in its top-level domain (TLD), either by itself or by aiding third parties, the Trademark PDDRP proceedings will be conducted pursuant to the approved Trademark PDDRP.
If the Trademark PDDRP proceedings result in an Expert Determination in favor of the complainant, that Determination will include recommended remedies.
ICANN has the discretion to impose the recommended remedies, absent extraordinary circumstances.
ICANN will be responsible for enforcing the remedies.
The Trademark PDDRP does not apply to any ccTLD (such as .us, .de, .uk, etc.).
A Trademark PDDRP Complaint must be submitted directly to an Approved Trademark PDDRP Service Provider