24 Jul '16, 7am

Donuts files $10 million lawsuit to stop .web auction

Donuts files $10 million lawsuit to stop .web auction Kevin Murphy , July 24, 2016, 07:42:11 (UTC), Domain Registries Donuts has sued ICANN in an attempt to block the auction of the .web gTLD this Wednesday. The gTLD portfolio registry filed a lawsuit in California on Friday, seeking over $10 million in damages and a temporary restraining order to stop the auction going ahead. The complaint alleges breach of contract, negligence and unfair competition and seeks a court declaration that the covenant not to sue signed by all new gTLD applicants is unenforceable. According to Donuts, ICANN breached its duties by not fully investigating the allegation that rival .web applicant Nu Dot Co has undergone a change of control and has a new, wealthier owner. NDC is the only applicant in the eight-strong .web/.webs contention set that refuses to resolve the contest privately. A privat...

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