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Re: [Moderator Action] Domain Name Privacy Infringement?

From: Ian Jacobs <ij@w3.org>
Date: Thu, 15 Mar 2012 07:14:13 -0500
Cc: site-comments@w3.org
Message-Id: <C06CACF5-8327-453B-9337-292638E0F843@w3.org>
To: Lisa Noble <lisa@lisanoble.com>

On 15 Mar 2012, at 3:52 AM, Lisa Noble wrote:

> Hello,
> 
> I used to own the domain lisabertnick.com. I cancelled my ownership a few years ago, but the company who now owns the domain is using my married name as the registrant contact even though I am NOT the contact nor do I have any ownership over the domain name. See the listing on Whois here:
> http://www.whois.com/whois/lisabertnick.com
> 
> Is there anything I can do to prevent them from using my name?? Seems illegal to me.

Lisa,

Unfortunately this is not a matter for W3C. I suggest you contact your internet service provider.

Ian


> 
> Thanks in advance for your help,
> Lisa

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