usTLD Overview of Changes 2014

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In Feb this year Neustar was awarded the contract to manage the usTLD by the department of Commerce. As per the new contract some changes were made to the implementation rules for the usTLD Dispute Resolution Policy or the usTLD Nexus Dispute Policy. The changes relate to the transition from paper to electronic file handling and add an affirmative duty to Registrars to reply to the dispute providers request for a lock on domain names that are the subject of a pending a complaint. Please review the usTLD Overview of Changes 2014 for a summary of the changes.