Decisions

All decisions resulting from Expert determinations are published on this page. 

Decisions are searchable by free text or by keywords (e.g. trade name, fair use, etc) and outcome (e.g. transferred, dismissed, etc). To search, use the boxes below. 

A Guide to DRS Expert Decisions is also available. This draws on the existing body of expert decisons (as at September 2016).  

Case Number Complainant Name Respondent Name Domain Names Outcome View
477 TigerDirect, Inc. Thomas Ku Tigerdirect.co.nz Transferred HTML PDF
474 Abortion Law Reform Association of New Zealand Inc mybook alranz.org.nz Transferred HTML PDF
459 The Gillette Comapany (lead complainant) and Braun Houses.co.nz Ltd duracell.co.nz, braun.co.nz Transferred HTML PDF
458 Capital Conservator Group, including its New Zeala Giordan Samuels capitalconservator.co.nz Transferred HTML PDF
443 Insure & Go Insurance Services Limited 1 cover NZ Limited insureandgo.co.nz Transferred HTML PDF
441 Senator Boats Limited Firmans marine Centre 1998 Ltd senatorboats.co.nz Transferred HTML PDF
438 First Mobile New Zealand Limited The TEC Group Ltd 1stmobile.co.nz, 1stmobile.net.nz Transferred HTML PDF
434 YPG IP Limited E-Promote yellowpagers.co.nz, yelloepages.co.nz, whitepagers.co.nz, yellopages.co.nz Transferred HTML PDF
426 Toshiba (Australia) Pty Ltd Leigh Brotherston mytoshiba.co.nz Transferred HTML PDF
425 Stainless Bending Limited Paul Granich stainlessbending.co.nz Transferred HTML PDF
420 First Direct Limited Eva Romanowska ecocabs.co.nz Dismissed HTML PDF
417 Macnaught Pty Limited Neville Stuart macnaught.co.nz Transferred HTML PDF
409 Frucor Beverages Ltd. Clark R F Mills v.co.nz Transferred HTML PDF
402 Profile Boats (2008) Limited jan mccutcheon profileboats.co.nz Transferred HTML PDF
399 The Animal Welfare Institute of New Zealand animal welfare in new zealand awinz.org.nz Transferred HTML PDF
372 Metrotest.Com Ltd David Rohani metrotest.co.nz Transferred HTML PDF
353 Wicked Campers Escape Rentals wickedcampers.co.nz Transferred HTML PDF
346 Trade Me Limited thought box ltd trademetender.co.nz Transferred HTML PDF
344 Sabco Australia Pty Ltd HARCO (Harkness & Young Ltd) sabco.co.nz Transferred HTML PDF
343 Pacific Brands Holdings NZ Ltd Visitec (NZ) Limited totallyworkwear.co.nz Transferred HTML PDF