20 Jul '16, 10am

Donuts joins fight to delay .web gTLD auction with emergency appeal

Donuts joins fight to delay .web gTLD auction with emergency appeal Kevin Murphy , July 20, 2016, 10:49:07 (UTC), Domain Registries Donuts and Radix have filed an “emergency” appeal with ICANN in an attempt to get the forthcoming auction for the .web gTLD delayed. The companies, both of which have applied for .web, say they have evidence that one of their rival bidders recently changed ownership without telling ICANN, in breach of application rules. They filed a Request for Reconsideration (pdf ) with ICANN (pdf ) on Sunday, demanding the delay and an investigation into whether Nu Dot Co LLC is under new control. The move follows speculation, which we reported last week , that Nu Dot Co is now being controlled by a major legacy gTLD registry player such as Verisign. The evidence for the the change of ownership comes to light for the first time in the RfR. It’s an email fro...

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