The Complainant owns several trademarks in Canada, including UWATERLOO. The Registrant has no affiliation with the University of Waterloo, nor permission to use the Complainant’s trademarks.
The Panel found that the Domain Name was registered in bad faith, in part because the Registrant set up sub-domains similar to the The University of Waterloo’s sub-domains, and obtained SSL certificates purporting to indicate to visitors that the website is trustworthy and safe.
You can read the decision here.
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