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    Did Jeff Davies find a legal loophole? | Log in/Create an Account | Top | 143 comments | Search Discussion
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    Re: Those Within ICANN Lurking Here ...
    by Anonymous on Thursday December 26 2002, @09:10AM (#10732)
    ... will eventually learn that the buck stops with the domain buyer (speculators, users, defensive trademark owners, webmasters, marketing consultants, etc.)

    The aforementioned groups will take .info and slam it into the ground, unless Afilias comes clean ...

    How will this be done? Easy, just sit on those .info names, either putting up no content or unimportant content. This should render .info fairly worthless, resulting in a plateau of reg numbers somewhere well short of any Afilias predictions back in 2000. Ha ha ha!

    The aforementioned groups should take another TLD, such as .biz, and make it the successful choice.

    The aforementioned groups have the power to make any TLD successful, and the ability to ruin any extension (except .com at this point).

    Just sit on the .info's ... make Hal Lubsen, Moshe Fogel, Govinda Leopold, Ken Stubbs, and the rest of the Afilias gangtas pay for stealing from and defrauding the domain buying public.

    Speculators, trademark holders, and the typical netizen all have the same interest here.
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