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    Re: Truth, lies and registry/registrar responsibil
    by Anonymous on Wednesday January 01 2003, @03:27AM (#10799)
    A sixth Afilias Director appeared to have done more or less similar to his fellow Director Govinda Leopold.


    Just as Govinda claimed Govinda.info and turned out not to have a valid TM, so Eric Schaetzlein claimed Eric.info but in the end lost it as well. It was put back in the second Landrush. The same thing happened to another name he claimed - Webstart.info


    As well as being an Afilias Director, Eric is part of Schlund registrars


    What appears to me is a process which was subject to abuse, being supposedly policed and upheld by people who in their other guises as registrars in too many cases abused the process themselves.


    However Eric explains his role, the accumulative impression given by so many incidents is (in my opinion) of a Registry that neglected its responsibility to all consumers and its responsibility to protect the agreements and mechanisms upon which other people trusted and made financial decisions.


    This neglect could be usefully explored in a court of law.




    Richard Henderson

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    Re: Truth, lies and registry/registrar responsibil by Anonymous


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