When our children get to an age when they ask why we chose their name for
them, we owe them a better answer than, "That was the Super Bowl MVP the year you were born," or "There was this popular TV show called Friends and Chandler was really funny.
As a Yoruban proverb says, "Whatever we have a name for
, that is" (Benston 165).
You also have the option of using the Name Box to create a new name for
So, what did the accomplished taxonomist have in mind when he chose Dissop as the name for
a genus of a hard-to-see fossil with the species name irae?
On the other hand, do you have any recourse if someone has bought the domain name for
your trademark and is holding it for ransom?
nom could belong to a kid in Hong Kong who uses that as a pen name for
writing poetry on the wrath of Mortal Kombat.
As part of this transaction, DHLI agreed to purchase the DHL trade name for
$20 million, DHL reserved the right to use its own name for
15 years on a royalty-free basis, and, after 15 years, DHL agreed to pay a royalty of 0.
MARK: I always figured it was just a funky name for
a quirky company made up by two very wild and crazy guys.
Domain name owners can re-register the name for
$35 after the initial two-year period.
com site will find a web page with wording that says the site is coming, but is in effect really an ad for the Internet company that reserved the domain name for