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    Sun's Lawyers Threaten Registrars -- Say .biz IP rules not good enough | Log in/Create an Account | Top | 12 comments | Search Discussion
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    Re: Sun's Lawyers Threaten Registrars -- Say .biz
    by ldg on Thursday August 30 2001, @08:53PM (#2074)
    User #2935 Info | http://example.com/
    The working groups determined that sunrise was a bad idea and that it would not work. Hasn't this been proven well enough yet? The DNS was meant to be first come, first served. It should remain so. Sunrise only serves to exclude individuals from obtaining and fairly using domain names and soundly defeats the purpose of introducing additional tld's.

    Between sunrise and UDRP, ICANN is ruining the internet for the public. I hope the alt.tld's remain open for the public. We intend to continue to operate ours as FCFS. It is the responsibility of the registrant to use domain names legally and not infringe on others' rights. There are ample laws to protect trademark holders.

    It is my sincere hope that the courts will throw SUN Microsystem's claim out the door with the admonition that it is frivolous and fine them accordingly.
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