The new gTLD program for domain names is proceeding, and we are getting closer to the launch of hundreds of new gTLDs. A gTLD is a generic top-level domain name, such as .com and .org. With new gTLDs will come new opportunities for trademark infringement as people try to register second-level domain names containing trademarks belonging to others. The Trademark Clearinghouse is an attempt to decrease these potential problems. If you are a trademark owner, registering your marks with the Trademark Clearinghouse can help you protect your marks. The Trademark Clearinghouse is scheduled to open on March 26, 2013... Read more.