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Discussion in 'Domain Names & Parking' started by blackhattricksbhws, May 11, 2009.

  1. blackhattricksbhws

    blackhattricksbhws Registered Member

    Dec 7, 2008
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    Just received the below email from Godaddy. I have been doing some CL marketing with an auto reply email to some CPA offers.. What is the best way to handle this & is there such thing as a BulletProof domain company? Lastly, is there any way to keep domain info out of the whois directory?


    Dear Valued GoDaddy.com, Inc. Customer,

    We have received complaints that appear to be legitimate
    indicating that you are sending mass, unsolicited (unwanted)
    emails, newsgroup posts, or Instant Messenger advertisements
    for/from domain.COM. Domains By Proxy in cooperation
    with your Registrar, requests that you cease this immediately.
    Failure to do so may lead to actions such as the suspension
    or cancellation of service.

    When you purchased Domains By Proxy's private registration
    services, you agreed to our Anti Spam Policy. As part of
    this agreement, you are required to respond within
    24 hours from the transmission of this email. Your
    response needs to address what your mailing practices
    are and what steps you can implement in order to prevent
    spam and abuse complaints from coming in about the domain.

    We would also like to bring to your attention Section 4
    of the Domain Name Proxy Agreement, the terms and conditions
    of which you agreed to when you purchased our private
    registration services. Section 4 provides:



    a. You understand and agree that DBP has the absolute
    right and power, in its sole discretion and without
    any liability to You whatsoever, to either: (i) close
    Your account and transfer ownership of a domain name
    back to You; (ii) reveal Your name and personal information
    that You provided to DBP when required by law, in the good
    faith belief that such action is necessary in order to
    conform to the edicts of the law, or to comply with a
    legal process served upon Domains By Proxy; (iii) resolve
    any and all third party claims, whether threatened
    or made, arising out of Your use of a domain name registered
    by DBP on Your behalf; or (iv) take any other action
    DBP deems necessary:

    + In the event you breach any provision of this
    Agreement or the DBP Anti-Spam Policy,

    + To protect the integrity and stability of the
    applicable domain name Registry,

    + To comply with any applicable laws, government
    rules or requirements, subpoenas, court orders or requests
    of law enforcement,

    + To comply with ICANN's Dispute Resolution Policy,

    + To avoid any financial loss or legal liability
    (civil or criminal), on the part of DBP, its parent
    companies, subsidiaries, affiliates, shareholders,
    agents, officers, directors and employees,

    + If the domain name DBP registers on Your behalf
    violates or infringes a third party's trademark, trade
    name or other legal rights

    + If it comes to DBP's attention that You are using
    DBP's services for purposes of engaging in, participating
    in, sponsoring or hiding Your involvement in, illegal
    or morally objectionable activities, including but not
    limited to, activities which are designed, intended
    to or otherwise: (i) appeal purely to the prurient
    interests of third parties; (ii) defame, embarrass,
    harm, abuse, threaten, or harass third parties; (iii)
    violate state or federal laws of the United States
    and/or foreign territories; (iv) involve hate crimes,
    terrorism and child pornography; (v) are tortious,
    vulgar, obscene, invasive of a third party's privacy,
    racially, ethnically, or otherwise objectionable;
    (vi) impersonate the identity of a third party; (vii) harm
    minors in any way; (viii) relate to or transmit viruses,
    Trojan Horses, access codes, backdoors, worms, timebombs
    or any other code, routine, mechanism, device or item that
    corrupts, damages, impairs, interferes with, intercepts
    or misappropriates any software, hardware, firmware,
    network, system, data or personally identifiable information.

    b. You also acknowledge and agree that DBP may, in its
    sole discretion and without any liability to You whatsoever:
    (i) cancel the registration of any domain name DBP has
    registered on Your behalf during the first thirty (30)
    days after registration has taken place; (ii) cancel the
    registration of any domain name DBP has registered on
    Your behalf if that name is being used in association
    with SPAM; (iii) suspend your rights under Section 2
    of this Agreement during resolution of a dispute.


    We trust that you will cease the offending activity
    upon receipt of this notice. Please respond within
    24 hours as to your intentions. If we do not hear from
    you, or the complaint volume continues to be a problem,
    Domains By Proxy may take action aginst the domain.
    If you are not involved in the sending of SPAM and/or
    abuse, there is nothing to worry about, but we require
    your response as to what is going on.

    Please be aware that for privacy reasons, we will not
    forward those SPAM complaints we have received regarding
    your domain name, except as a means of identifying
    the mailing in question.


    Domains By Proxy
    Spam and Abuse Department