Harman International Industries Incorporated VS cybersquatter

The Semenov & Pevzner team represented Harman International Industries Incorporated, the brand owner of JBL, after a cyber-squatter illegally registered the domain name harman.ru. Attempts at out-of-court settlement proved unsuccessful, and Semenov & Pevzner took the cyber-squatter to court. The court ordered the transfer of the domain name to the claimant and awarded 500,000 roubles in compensatory damages.