Slow news day as both the Demys news service and ran stories on Michael Douglas’ victory in a ERDRP action against someone who registered  I represented Michael Douglas.

The fellow who registered also registered, and  So here’s an algorithm the .name registry could  use during the registration process – if the applicant for a .name already owns at least one other .name, then return the application, ask for more information supporting the claim, and then process the application by hand.

Of course this would reduce  the registry’s cash flow by a couple of hundred thousand dollars.