Google and Facebook ordered to 'de-list' websites

A federal judge in Nevada has ruled that Chanel can seize the domain names of hundreds of websites selling counterfeit goods - and has ordered internet search engines and social media networks to de-index them.

Feds seize domain names in mass crackdown

The US Federal government has seized 150 domain names of commercial websites allegedly engaged in the illegal sale and distribution of counterfeit goods or copyrighted works.

FBI in online poker crackdown

The FBI has seized the domains of four popular online poker websites - PokerStars, Full Tilt Poker, UB.com and Absolute Poker - claiming bank fraud, money laundering and illegal gambling offenses.