New Anti Cyber-squatting Statutes In KoreaDespite the widespread use of the internet in Korea, a legal framework for the maintenance of internet addresses is yet to be established. As the range of application concerning internet addresses is expected to grow in the near future, continuous criticisms are made pointing out the need to maintain internet addresses as major information communication resources of the country.
The following questions have been addressed in this article:How does the AIAR affect the maintenance of Korean internet?
How is cybersquatting regulated under the AIAR?
What would constitute an unfair trading behavior under the UCPTSPA?
Can a person be criminally prosecuted for these behaviors?