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    Re: WHOIS Enforcement Update
    by Anonymous on Saturday September 21 2002, @09:28AM (#9321)
    Quote: "It is several individuals complaining which caused ICANN to complain"

    Ok, find a name with irregular whois info that you wish to acquire, get several individuals to complain and then post your results here. Lets see if your theory proves to be true.

    Quote: "Beyond that, I guess you don't understand the point of trophy names"

    There is no point to trophy names other than the "feel good" factor especially if there is no sizeable traffic being directed to the name such as this example.

    In terms of real value, I doubt we will ever read where visosite.com sold for several thousand dollars. The majority of domain name owners will not let their newly acquired name sell for a reasonable price (not that visosite.com is worth anything) . Instead they will hold out for the dream sale that never emerges. Visiting many of the "domain for sale" sites will validate this.

    By the way, look up VISO at www.uspto.gov. You will find that Silicon Graphics, Inc. has interest in this mark.
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