Healthy Domains Initiative

  • “Shadow content policing” fears at ICANN 57

    … the Domain Name Association’s Healthy Domains Initiative, which is working on voluntary best practices governing when registries and registrars should suspend domain names. Lawyer Kathy Kleiman of the NCUC said the HDI was basically “SOPA behind closed doors”. SOPA was the hugely controversial proposed US federal legislation that would have…

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  • Donuts makes Hollywood content policing deal

    … by discussing the definition of “large scale” or timing, but he did say that the MPAA has an obligation to do manual research into each domain is wants suspending. After it receives a report from the MPAA, Donuts will reach out to the registrar and registrant to ask for an explanation of the alleged piracy. A decision to suspend the domain…

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