Relevant legal and regulatory documents and industry policies:
The Lanham Act, July 1946, trademark law as amended over the years and as incorporated into 15 USC, sections 1051-1129
Anti-cybersquatting Consumer Protection Act, Nov 1999, buried inside Public Law 106-113 by reference to Bill S.1948, subsequently incorporated into 15 USC, sections 1125 and 1129
1-800 Contacts Inc. versus WhenU.com Inc. and Vision Direct Inc., a decision by the US court of appeal for the second circuit, June 2005, stating that referencing a website name as a search key does not constitute a "use" of the associated trademark as defined by the Lanham Act.
ICANN Uniform Domain Name Dispute Resolution Policy, Aug 1999
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