Additional conditions for registering a .BIZ domain
Besides the General Terms and
Conditions of Business and Registration it is also necessary for
you to acknowledge the following additional conditions for domains
below the Top Level Domain .BIZ.
This section concerns provisions which apply to any domain names
that the customer registers through Onlide.com in the relevant
registry(ies). With respect to any registration of a .BIZ second
level domain name, The customer agrees to the following terms:
Domain registrations under the
Top Level Domain .biz are restricted to (intended) use for business
or commercial purposes. This means that the domain as such can only
be used: for the exchange of goods, services or property of any kind
and in ordinary course of trade or business or to simplify the above
activities. The same applies if the .biz domain is used to make
possible access to content, software, graphics or other materials
using the Internet addressing system (DNS- Domain Name System).
Registration of a .biz domain merely for the purpose of selling,
trading or leasing it for compensation is not a permissible use. You
can see details of the restrictions at http://www.neulevel.biz/ardp/index.html
The customer warrants that the .biz domain will be used in
compliance with the above regulations and that he or she is entitled
to register it. The customer also warrants that the .biz domain is
demonstrably in connection with a (proposed) commercial use at the
time of registration.
2. Data transmission
The customer is obliged to
provide accurate data in accordance with the General Terms and
Conditions of Business and Registration. The customer also has the
opportunity to forward a remark relating to the .biz domain for
publication in the WHOIS database.
The customer warrants that the data provided is accurate.
If the data provided is incorrect or no correction is received
within five days of enquiry by the Neulevel registry to the contact
persons published in the WHOIS database, this constitutes a
violation of the agreement.
3. Domain disputes
If the customer reserves or
registers a .biz domain, he or she agrees to the following
Dispute Resolution Policy, accessible at http://www.icann.org/udrp/udrp.htm . The basic features of the procedure are explained in figure 6
of the General Terms and Conditions of Business and Registration.
Start-up Trademark Opposition
Policy ("STOP"), accessible at http://www.neulevel.com/countdown/stop.html The STOP governs the conditions for a dispute between a third
party and the customer if this relates to the so- called
Intellectual Property Claim service. This is a service created by
the registry to notify trademark holders if a domain was registered
which the trademark holders claim rights to. These rights can be
asserted before an independent ICANN-accredited dispute resolution
Restrictions Dispute Resolution
Criteria and Rules, accessible at http://www.neulevel.com/countdown/rdrp.html . The procedure described in these regulations is for claims
before an independent ICANN-accredited dispute resolution provider
that a registration is not being used for commercial purposes. The
Neulevel registry does not check the permissibility of the use.
The Neulevel registry reserves
the right to change the procedures described above with notification
of 30 days. If the customer does not agree to such a change he or
she is entitled to terminate the registration agreement. Payments
made will not be refunded. If the customer continues with the
reservation or registration, this is done on the amended conditions.
The customer indemnifies the
Neulevel registry from all disadvantages within the framework of
Once claims have been filed
against the customer with respect to the .biz domain the customer is
no longer entitled to make changes to the domain data without prior
written agreement of the Neulevel registry. The Neulevel registry
will only make changes if;
Onlide.com and the Neulevel registry reserve the right to refuse,
delete or transfer registrations at their discretion if necessary to
maintain orderly operation of the registry, comply with statutory or
official regulations, on the instruction of a public prosecutor,
within the framework of the above regulations or to avoid civil or
criminal liability of Onlide.com or Neulevel registry or their
employees. Onlide.com and Neulevel registry also reserve the right to
?freeze? a .biz domain during current proceedings.