Monday , June 27 2022

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ICANN disputes FDA’s assertions about Whois

Domain system overseer disagrees with FDA rep’s complaints about Whois. ICANN CEO Göran Marby has sent a letter (pdf) to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration disputing a presentation (pdf) one of its representatives made this month. Dan Burke, the U.S. FDA’s Chief of the Investigative Services Division, gave a …

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End user domain sales up to $90,000

A clothing brand, a vacuum technology company, and a real estate developer bought domain names. Sedo’s top public sale this week is knowledgebase.com. A company that operates on the .ai version of this name bought the matching .com. Here’s a list of end user domain name sales that just completed …

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Saw.com automated appraisals might aid with domain sales

There’s a new domain appraisal tool in town. Saw.com’s new automated appraisal tool. There are a lot of complaints about automated domain appraisal systems. It’s difficult to value domain names even when multiple humans weigh-in, and it’s even harder when you only rely on a machine. But domain brokerage Saw.com …

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Domain investor acquires .link top level domain

Yoni Belousov acquires .link top level domain from Frank Schilling’s UNR. .Link is the latest of the UNR top level domains auctions last year to finally transfer to its new owner. ICANN records show that Nova Registry Ltd is the new owner of this domain. You need to follow the …

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This is what people think about UDRP

A diverse group of people commented on UDRP as a review of rights protections moves forward. A few weeks ago, I posted about the end of the public comment period for ICANN’s “UDRP Status Report,” including a summary of the Internet Commerce Association’s comments. ICANN has now published a final …

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Wex Inc. tries reverse domain hijacking wex.com

Big tech company tried to get a valuable three letter domain through UDRP. Wex Inc. (NYSE: WEX), a $7 billion market cap technology company, tried to reverse domain name hijack the valuable domain name wex.com. That’s the conclusion of a three-person National Arbitration Forum panel after reviewing the evidence. The …

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