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    Dan Halloran challenged on Registrars and ICANN's responsibilities | Log in/Create an Account | Top | 29 comments | Search Discussion
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    Re: AOL ERDRP & UDRP CASES
    by ANNODOMINI2000 (reversethis-{KU.OC.OOHAY} {ta} {D0002DA}) on Wednesday May 15 2002, @01:41AM (#6346)
    User #3359 Info | http://www.ad2000d.co.uk/
    JUST FOR THE RECORD:

    I allowed AOL to win the first ERDRP case on technical grounds, ie I need no case under the ERDRP to retain the .NAMES.

    However, if you go to http://www.ad2000d.com/ , you will see there is another - much, much more important arbitration case just about to be decided upon...

    AIM5.COM

    AOL should not win this one; this is a major precedent case for Consumer and Human Rights.

    Check it out for yourself at http://www.aim5.com/

    ...See you all later when I'm rich and famous!!...
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    Re: AOL ERDRP & UDRP CASES by ANNODOMINI2000
    Re: AOL ERDRP & UDRP CASES
    by ANNODOMINI2000 (reversethis-{KU.OC.OOHAY} {ta} {D0002DA}) on Saturday May 18 2002, @10:24AM (#6445)
    User #3359 Info | http://www.ad2000d.co.uk/
    Firstly, I am NOT a cybersquatter; secondly, I am a citizen of England and US Law does not apply here anyway, not that it is relevant anyway!
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    Re: AOL ERDRP & UDRP CASES
    by ANNODOMINI2000 (reversethis-{KU.OC.OOHAY} {ta} {D0002DA}) on Saturday May 18 2002, @10:25AM (#6446)
    User #3359 Info | http://www.ad2000d.co.uk/
    I didn't "violate" anything.

    I did not contest the case as I clearly failed the eligibility requirement tests for the two .NAMES.

    Trademark rights had NOTHING to do with this case.

    Watch the "AIM5.COM" case very closely and weep, loser!
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    Re John Zuccarini
    by ANNODOMINI2000 (reversethis-{KU.OC.OOHAY} {ta} {D0002DA}) on Wednesday May 29 2002, @11:19PM (#6562)
    User #3359 Info | http://www.ad2000d.co.uk/
    John Zuccarini linked famous names to pornographic websites, as do many others.

    I simply link significant names to THEIR OWN websites as a FREE courtesy link... and I also only transfer the domains to the famous person or trademark holder(s) and NO-ONE else...

    There is a big, BIG difference!

    What Zuccarini did (does?) is immoral, abusive and illegal; what I do is moral, useful and most certainly not illegal.

    I am not your average Cybersquatter, because I am not a Cybersquatter... a charitable, flexible, friendly and Consumer-friendly Cyber-sitter in fact.

    Oh, and many of my domain names are available for FREE TRANSFER to the people who might wish to use them.
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      Re: Re John Zuccarini
      by ANNODOMINI2000 (reversethis-{KU.OC.OOHAY} {ta} {D0002DA}) on Thursday May 30 2002, @10:59AM (#6576)
      User #3359 Info | http://www.ad2000d.co.uk/
      That is where you are wrong, my 'friend' - clearly, you do not know your UDRP from your UPTHETREE!
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      Cyber Sitting and Cyber Squatting
      by ANNODOMINI2000 (reversethis-{KU.OC.OOHAY} {ta} {D0002DA}) on Friday May 31 2002, @02:44AM (#6594)
      User #3359 Info | http://www.ad2000d.co.uk/
      "cyber-sitter and cybersquatter are the same thing"

      No, they're not. They both can involve registering famous or trademarked names, but that is the only thing they have in common. This is not illegal. Domain names are still sold on a first-come, first-serbed basis, and always have been.

      Otherwise, it is like saying a Baby-Sitter is necessarily always a Child-Abductor or a Loan Advisor is always a Loan Shark!
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        PS Re Cyber Sitting and Cyber Squatting
        by ANNODOMINI2000 (reversethis-{KU.OC.OOHAY} {ta} {D0002DA}) on Friday May 31 2002, @02:50AM (#6596)
        User #3359 Info | http://www.ad2000d.co.uk/
        Which would you prefer?

        Getting your own name for $500 with no strings attached, or buying it from a Cyber Squatter for $100,000 with no guarantee they will hono(u)r it?

        I know you will say you'd rather just register it yourself, but you simply can't do this if a Cyber Squatter has already gotten hold of it before you (and they are very quick to do so, particularly with the very controversial pre-registering of lapsed domain names, and also the rip-off Snap Names programme)

        I am simply a Consumer and Corporate-friendly Cyber Sitter, not a Cyber Squatter, which term I loathe. Squatting implies no payment for something that is not yours and domain name registration involves actually paying to purchase something for yourself!

        Think about it.
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