Someone stole my domain name. As Internet attorneys who specialize in the domain name space, we hear this question and this statement all the time, “Who stole my domain name,” “My domain name is stolen.” These are the types of issues that can cause nightmares for many businesses who rely on their websites and there Internet presence in order to drive revenue, build their brand, drive good will, interact with customers and the like.
The domain name is your address for your web Internet based storefront. When someone engages in domain name theft and steals your domain name, it can be really serious. It can cost you tens, hundreds of thousands or millions of dollars if you do not fix the situation.