32 results for “right of registration”

8,000 .UK DOMAINS SUSPENDED AS LAW ENFORCEMENT AND INDUSTRY KEEP .UK SAFE

Nominet has today published its update on .UK domains suspended for criminal activity over the 12 months to October 2016. Nominet suspends domains following notification from the police or other law enforcement agencies that the domain is being used for criminal activity. The criminality report shows that the number of .UK domains suspended between 1...

Your favourite questions for Nominet

BY — Jonathan Watkins One of the things we work hard at here at Nominet is providing top-notch customer service. Our busy Service Delivery team, based in Oxford, deals with over 9,000 calls and emails each month. We take pride in being recognised for providing good service —whether through awards, Twitter approval for our hold...

Mapping the new internet: A guide to the latest online neighbourhoods

We’re in the midst of an unprecedented expansion of the spaces available online. In previous years, choice of online address was restricted to a few after-the-dot options: .com, .net and so on, alongside country-code domain names like .uk or .de. Now, the options are theoretically endless — from .london to .luxury, .bbc to .blog. Over...

Phishing, The Force & Fashion: 2015 In .uk Domain Name Disputes

Nominet, the company responsible for .UK, has today released an annual summary of domain name disputes brought before its Dispute Resolution Service (DRS) in 2015. While the number of domains being disputed is low overall, Nominet’s award winning DRS allows .UK disputes to be settled efficiently and cost-effectively.  The service provides a low cost alternative...

Mapping the online world

It’s often said that the rise of information and communications technology has made the world smaller. The internet lets us seek and share information, across borders and across vast distances, with unprecedented speed and ease. At the end of 2015, there were an estimated 3.2 billion internet users worldwide, up from 400 million in 2000....