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Interpretation of the co.no judgement

Sør-Trøndelag District Court resolved the lawsuit between Elineweb and Norid in a judgement made on 28 June 2012, see previous mention of the case. The judgement finds in favour of Norid on several principal issues regarding the domain name policy and our right to add co.no to the list of domain names that cannot be …

Thousands of domain names get deactivated this summer

Every Monday from 2 July through 20 August, thousands of .no domains are being deactivated. The reason is that the company the domains are registered on, have been deleted from The Central Coordinating Register for Legal Entities (Enhetsregisteret). That means that the basis for the registration has lapsed. We have sent notifications via email and …

The co.no judgement

Sør-Trøndelag District Court resolved the lawsuit between Elineweb and Norid in a judgement made on 28 June 2012. The judgement finds in favour of Norid on several principal issues regarding the domain name policy and our right to add co.no onto the list of domain names that cannot be registered or transferred. Our interpretation of …

Legal dispute about co.no

The lawsuit about co.no concerns whether it in real terms has been illegally transferred, and whether the current use of the domain is in breach of the domain name policy for .no. One of the important questions is whether the domain is used in a way that may cause confusion with official category domains, e.g. …

Registering domains within co.no

The domain co.no is registered by the Norwegian organization ELINEWEB AS. It is run by the company CoDNS BV, which is offering sub-domains of co.no to other entities. The domain is not one of the official second-level category domains administered by Norid, and the use of the domain in this manner is not endorsed by …

Phasing out paper documents

Starting on 1 February, declarations for domain deletion and change of holder, are being phased out. For you as a domain holder, this means a simpler and swifter processing of your transactions. During a transitional period, domain holders may face both the old routines with paper declarations that must be sent to Norid, and the …

Smooth launch of private domain names

After a successful introduction of priv.no, the Norwegian Post and Telecommunications Authority drew lots today to decide the order in which multiple applications for the same domain names should be processed. Regular business on a first-come, first-serve basis resumes tomorrow at 10:00 am. Key data from the launch are presented below. Some figures from the …

Smooth transition to numerical domains

As from Tuesday June 19th at 10 am the application system was reopened after the transition to a domain name policy which includes numerical domain names. The transition has been carried out without problems. Some figures from the transition period Applications received 5664 Duplicates 109 Applications for the draw 5555 Unique names 976 Names with …

Telephone trouble at the helpdesk

The telephone system at the helpdesk is unstable in periods. We are working to solve these problems. In the meantime all questions must be addressed to the email address info@norid.no. We apologize for the inconvenience.