Cyberflight

  • First registrar “breached” UDRP lock rule

    … ICANN has charged a registrar with failing to abide by “cyberflight” rules for the first time. Visesh Infotecnics did not lock down e-campaigner.com within two days of it being hit by a UDRP a couple of weeks ago, ICANN said in a compliance notice (pdf) on Thursday. Visesh is based in India and does business as Signdomains.com. It has roughly…

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  • “Cyberflight” rules coming to UDRP next July

    … days (to account for weekends, I assume) to file their responses and the request will be automatically granted by the UDRP provider. The new policy was brought in to stop “cyberflight”, a relatively rare tactic whereby cybersquatters transfer their domains to a new registrar to avoid losing their domains. The policy was approved by the Generic…

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