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Domain Name News Archive - April 2003

  • Government pays $1m for our domain name
    The Government paid about $1 million for the internet domain name
    .... full story


  • New Internet Domain Arriving in July for Legal, Medical and Accounting Professionals
    Trademark Owners Have One Month to Protect their Intellectual Property
    .... full story


  • ICANN is to tighten domain name registration rules
    Every domain name owner will be required to update their contact details annually, in new proposals to be enforced by the end of May
    .... full story


  • Icann changes put domain names at risk
    IT managers with any of the 14 generic top level domains, such as .com, .org and .biz, in their portfolio risk losing them if they don't keep their registrar informed of their current contact details
    .... full story


  • New domain for doctors, lawyers available in July
    Doctors using Web sites in the ".pro" domain will be able to e-mail prescriptions and lawyers will be able to sign contracts online thanks to built-in technologies that encrypt communications and enable digital signatures
    .... full story


  • European Domain Buyers Face Strain
    If recent events are any indication, it promises to be a frustrating year for domain buyers throughout Europe
    .... full story

  • Nominet UK to charge for domain transfers
    Nominet UK is to start charging punters £35 a time to transfer .uk domain names from one person or organisation to another
    .... full story


  • Dutch domain name arbitration procedure could be illegal
    An arbitration procedure established in January by the Dutch domain-naming authority, SIDN, for settling ‘.nl’ domain name disputes conflicts directly with EU and Benelux law, according to Alexander Tsoutsanis, a researcher from Leiden in his recently published book on domain-name disputes
    .... full story


  • Apple snaps up Universal domain name
    appleuniversal – the deal is on?
    .... full story


  • Insurance giant fails in porn site domain challenge
    Insurance giant The Prudential Insurance Company of America has lost a domain dispute under the UDRP after they failed to show that - which diverted web users to a pornographic site - was confusingly similar to their Prudential trade marks
    .... full story

  • Playboy sues over domain name
    But Playboy Enterprises is so serious about its "Sex Court" television show, it has gone to real court to get an adult Web site to stop using the name
    .... full story

  • More domain names registered in Ukraine
    The total amount of registered third level domain names increased in Ukraine by 5.5 per cent during first quarter of 2003. National domain name administrator Hostmaster said that Ukraine has 94,500 third level domain names now, e.g., ‘.kiev’, ‘.ua’
    .... full story


  • Iraq, its domain and the 'terrorist-funding' owner
    Iraq, its domain and the 'terrorist-funding' owner
    .... full story


  • Domain poisoning: VeriSign says security was bypassed
    VeriSign says that security at Network Solutions was bypassed by an individual or individuals who changed the domain details for Al Jazeera in order to point the site to a spurious address
    .... full story


  • VeriSign mum on Al Jazeera domain poisoning
    Those of you who own a .com, .net, .cc or .tv domain - any guarantee that tomorrow your website won't be hijacked to point to a pornographic site?
    .... full story


  • Zophar's Domain Confiscated by US Customs/b>
    The domain and web site were surrendered to U.S. law enforcement pursuant to a federal prosecution and felony plea agreement for conspiracy to violate criminal copyright laws
    .... full story


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