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Guntree v Gumtree: Nominet orders gun ads site must lose domain

4:25 am on Oct 1, 2017 (gmt 0)

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Gumtree has taken ownership of the Guntree web domain after dot-UK registry Nominet ruled that the classified ads webite for guns and ammunition was similar enough to Gumtree to constitute an “abusive registration”.


Is your domain unique enough to avoid something like this?

(no personal domains posted, please)

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