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Warner Brothers, for example, owns not only but also batman.com, and among many others.

Each new domain brings a new round of cybersquatters, who register well-known trademarks to increase Web traffic or later sell them at an inflated price.

If, however, the surgeon places a naso- or oro-gastric tube (43752, Naso- or oro-gastric tube placement, necessitating physician's skill), these procedures include an XXX global period.

If the physician provides a related consult on the same day he or she places such a tube, Medicare should not attempt to bundle consult payment into 43752 because the XXX global period applies.

When ICANN opens the gates to new domains starting in January 2012, the cost of brand protection is going to skyrocket.

“Multiply times several hundred, and that’s the scale of the problem,” said Felman.

Porn and mainstream businesses alike complain they are being forced to buy domain names they don’t want, don’t need and won’t use -- and compare the process to a hold-up.

“Many feel they’re being blackmailed to protect their brands,” said Kristina Rosette, a trademark lawyer at the law firm Covington & Burling.Close behind are typosquatters, who register famous names with slight typographic errors, like Peppsi instead of Pepsi.The threat of rampant brand hijacking has alarmed companies who worry about the costs of defensive registrations with the launch of new domains.The classification XXX (Global surgical rules do not apply) means that the service is truly free of global surgical bundling issues, and you can separately report services that you perform on the same date as the surgical procedure (such as E/M services).The 000 indicator applies to the date of the procedure only.Question: What's the difference between an "XXX" global period and a "000" global period?