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Username: bezzant
Date/Time: Sun, September 9, 2001 at 9:33 PM GMT (Mon, September 10, 2001 at 7:33 AM EAST)
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Subject: webhosting.info (eNOM Inc.) and nudes.info (123 EasyDomain)

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Here are two other domain names that are "Registrar Reserved":

  "webhosting.info" by eNOM Inc.
  "nudes.info"  by 123 EasyDomain

According to the rules set up in the ICANN-Afilias contract, Appendix J, These registrars do not have rights to these domain names because they do not meet the requirement of being *both* "Trade Names" of these registrars (or trademarked by them) *and* that the registrar also has the equivalent domain name registered in the .com or .net TLD.

Appendix J is found at:
http://www.icann.org/tlds/agreements/info/registry-agmt-appj-11may01.htm

Here is the specific part of Appendix J regarding "Registrar Reserved" domain names:

5. REGISTRAR DOMAIN NAMES

Each Authorized Registrar that enters into a Registry-Registrar Agreement with Registry Operator at least ten (10) days prior to the beginning of the Land Rush Period shall have the right to register up to ten (10) second level domain names ("Registrar Registrations") in the Registry TLD, provided that the desired Registrar Registration (i) was not reserved or previously registered, (ii) is a trade name, trademark or service mark of the Authorized Registrar, and (iii) is identical to a name registered by the Authorized Registrar in either the .com or .net TLD.

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Bill Bezzant
Saipan, Northern Mariana Islands
bill.bezzant@saipan.com


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