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Press Articles about PLDT.COM

International, Online & Local

This June, court hearings on the case of PLDT vs PLDT.com, the infamous domain name dispute, resume.

Refresh your memories and read back on how it all started

Dial-in David conks telecom Goliath in Filipino Web war
April 2000, by Marites Da˝guilan Vitug, The World Paper
http://www.worldpaper.com/2000/April00/vitug.html

The long, hard road of Manny Pangilinan
March 2000 by Matthew Montagu-Pollock, AsiaMoney
http://www.pldt.com/pldt2000/asiamoney.htm

Country Codes - Simplicity, once again, has a price
January 27, 2000 By ERIC ELLIS, Time Asia Buzz
http://207.25.71.25/ASIANOW/time/asiabuzz/2000/01/27/

PLDT Would Like to Call a Halt to Ranting on This PLDT Web Site
December 13, 1999, by James Hookway, Asian Wall Street Journal
http://www.pldt.com/pldt2000/awsj.htm

Passage - COUNTERSUIT FILED
December 03,1999 Asiaweek
http://cnn.co.uk/ASIANOW/asiaweek/magazine/99/1203/newsmakers.html

PLDT.com Webmaster on the frontpage cover
November 15, 1999 Computerworld Philippines Magazine
http://computerworld.com.ph/backissues/cw111599/index.html

PLDT faces P100M countersuit
15 Nov 1999 By Mayme P. Fernandez and Geoffrey P. Ramos
http://computerworld.com.ph/backissues/cw111599/headlines/newsitem1/index.html

Countersuit In Domain Case
October 31, 1999 By Prudencia R Orani, Metropolitan Computer Times.
http://www.currents.net/newstoday/99/10/31/news2.html

Consumer Watchdog Counter-Sues PLDT
October 29, 1999 By Janette Toral asia.internet.com
http://asia.internet.com/1999/10b/2905-phil.html

PLDT Faces Countersuit In Domain Name Case
28 Oct 1999 By Prudencia R Orani, Metropolitan Computer Times
http://www.newsbytes.com/pubNews/99/138519.html

NETJACKED!
October 21, 1999 By Rigoberto Tiglao, Far Eastern Economic Review
http://www.feer.com/9910_21/p62techa.html

CASE INVOLVING INTERNET DOMAIN NAME
October 26, 1999 Pacific Telecommunications Council
http://www.ptc.org/resources/industry_news/1999/26oct.html

Philippines Domain Name Dispute Case Twists & Turns
October 11, 1999 By Adam Creed, Newsbytes
http://cnnfn.com/news/technology/newsbytes/137641.html

Newsmakers, What's in A Name?
October 8, 1999 Asiaweek Magazine
http://cnn.com/ASIANOW/asiaweek/magazine/99/1008/newsmakers.html#lede2

Manila's First Domain Dispute Heats Up
October 7, 1999 By Janette Toral asia internetnews
http://asia.internet.com/1999/10/0701-phil.html

Domain name dispute case gets underway in Manila
September 29, 1999 NEWSBYTES
http://www.technologypost.com/ECommerce/Daily/19990929112249643.asp

Not Necessarily The Phone Company: www.pldt.com Offers Premium Satire
August 17, 1999, LocalVibe
http://www.localvibe.com/metropolis/081999/reviews/pldt/

PHILIPPINE DAILY INQUIRER

Changes - There's the Rub
March 7, 2000 by Conrado de Quiros
http://www.inquirer.net/issues/mar2000/mar07/opinion/qui.htm

PLDT admits failure to register trademark
December 20, 1999 Philippine Daily Inquirer
http://www.inquirer.net/infotech/dec99wk3/info_3.htm

Inquirer Interactive wins Webby Award
November 19, 1999 By Tessa R. Salazar
http://www.inquirer.net/issues/nov99/nov19/news/news_5.htm

Consumer group sues PLDT for P100M
October 27, 1999 By Leo Magno
http://www.inquirer.net/issues/oct99/oct27/news/news_10.htm

Spider's web - There's the Rub
October 25, 1999 by Conrado de Quiros
http://www.inquirer.net/issues/oct99/oct25/opinion/qui.htm

Protesters now marching on information superhighway
October 15, 1999 By Leo Magno
http://www.inquirer.net/issues/oct99/oct15/news/news_3.htm

No man's domain - Techno Babble
October 11, 1999 by Leo Magno
http://www.inquirer.net/infotech/oct99wk2/info_2.htm

PLDT Internet lawsuit has 'far-reaching' impact
October 4, 1999 INFOTECH
http://www.inquirer.net/infotech/oct99wk1/info_main.htm

PowerBook G3, PLDT vs PLDTI and hair-washing day - Tehno Babble
October 4, 1999 by Leo Magno
http://www.inquirer.net/infotech/oct99wk1/info_2.htm

PLDT sues owner of anti-PLDT website
September 30, 1999 By Leo Magno and Raul C. Dancel
http://www.inquirer.net/issues/sep99/sep30/news/news_2.htm

Dat dang 'dot com' issue all over again - Techno Babble
January 25, 1999 by Leo Magno
http://www.inquirer.net/infotech/jan99wk4/info_5.htm

BUSINESSWORLD - I.T. Matters Articles

PLDT.COM HEARING TO RESUME IN APRIL
March 21, 2000 By Patricia B. Nisperos
http://www.itmatters.com.ph/news/news_03212000b.html

BATTLE BREWING OVER RIGHT TO USE TRADEMARKS ON THE NET
March 16, 2000 By Ma. Liza A. Solano
http://www.itmatters.com.ph/news/news_03162000a.html

RP URGED TO ACCEDE TO COPYRIGHT TREATY
January 17, 2000 By Helen S. Andrade
http://itmatters.com.ph/news/news_01172000a.html

PLDTI SUES PLDT FOR 100M PESOS
October 27, 1999 By Helen S. Andrade Businessworld
http://itmatters.com.ph/news/news_102799a.html

WHAT'S IN A (DOMAIN) NAME?
October 20, 1999 By Alfredo P. Hebrona, Jr. Businessworld
http://itmatters.com.ph/news/news_102099a.html

KAIMO WON'T GIVE UP RIGHTS TO PLDT.COM
October 19, 1999 By Helen S. Andrade Businessworld
http://itmatters.bworldonline.com/news/news_101999c.html

KAIMO ASKS COURT TO DENY PLDT'S PETITION
October 06, 1999 BusinessWorld
http://itmatters.com.ph/news/news_100699a.html

DOMAIN DISPUTE A 'NON-ISSUE' -- PISO OFFICIALS
October 05, 1999 By Helen S. Andrade Businessworld
http://itmatters.com.ph/news/news_100599b.html

MANILA BULLETIN

Congress urged to act on 'cyber-squatting'
24 January 2000 by Red Samar
http://www.mb.com.ph/info/digirati/2000/dg000124.asp

89 top web sites vie for Webby awards
16 November 1999
http://www.mb.com.ph/info/1999-11/it111607.asp

Who will make it to the finals?
11 Oct 99
http://www.mb.com.ph/oldsite/info/9910/11ob08d.asp

DEPARTMENT OF TRADE AND INDUSTRY - IAC-IPR Archives

Solon wants action vs. cyber-squatting
Jan. 27, 2000 The Philippine Post
http://www.dti.gov.ph/iac-ipr/news/2000/01January/news223_00Jan28.htm

Consumer group sues PLDT for P100-M
Oct. 27, 1999 Philippine Daily Inquirer
http://www.dti.gov.ph/iac-ipr/news/1999/Oct99/news128_99Oct27.htm

PLDT Internet law suit has 'far-reaching' impact
Oct. 09, 1999 by Joey G. Alarilla Philippine Daily Inquirer
http://www.dti.gov.ph/iac-ipr/news/1999/Oct99/news106_99Oct09.htm

PLDT's case on web name not an easy task
Nov. 14, 1999 Business World
http://www.dti.gov.ph/iac-ipr/news/1999/Nov99/news164_99Nov14.htm

PLDT vs. PLDTI
Oct. 09, 1999 by Leo Magno, Philippine Daily Inquirer
http://www.dti.gov.ph/iac-ipr/news/1999/Oct99/news107_99Oct09.htm

The www.PLDT suit
Oct. 07, 1999 by Ducky Paredes Malaya
http://www.dti.gov.ph/iac-ipr/news/1999/Oct99/news104_99Oct07.htm

PLDT embroiled in name fight, file suit before QC trial court
Oct. 04, 1999 Business World
http://www.dti.gov.ph/iac-ipr/news/1999/Oct99/news096_99Oct04.htm

Legal Battle Continues Over Domain Name of an Anti-monopoly Web Site
January 2000, Frank Suha
http://www.yimby.com/v2n01/#Legal Battle

WIRED! Philippines

PLDT seeks to "reconstruct" Lavides Nov. 22 testimony
WIRED! Philippines
http://msc.edu.ph/wired/this-14.html

PLDT admits failure to register trademark; Lavides cross-examination ends
December 16, 1999 WIRED! Philippines
http://msc.edu.ph/wired/this-13d.html

KAIMO AND PLDTI CO-COUNSELS LAUNCH DOUBLE-BARRELED ATTACK ON LAVIDES CREDIBILITY
WIRED! Philippines
http://msc.edu.ph/wired/this-13c.html

KAIMO FILES "Y2K" COUNTERSUIT AGAINST PLDT
WIRED! Philippines
http://msc.edu.ph/wired/this-13b.html

KAIMO FILES "Y2K" COUNTERSUIT AGAINST PLDT
PLDT admits failure to register trademark; Lavides cross-examination ends
http://www.pinoyusa.com/pldti.htm

PLDTI Slaps PLDT With PHP100 Million Countersuit
WIRED! Philippines
http://msc.edu.ph/wired/this-12b.html

PLDT Withdraws Application for TRO against PLDT.com
WIRED! Philippines
http://msc.edu.ph/wired/this-11c.html

 

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