Registering, Managing and Cancelling Policy Review - Submission
: David Ward
Received: November 7 2007

I write in regard to the RMC Policy Review.

Our view has and continues to be that the only defensible position for any registrar is that it offers as open and unregulated a system as possible, while still maintaining and protecting the integrity of the internet, including the principles of free speech and freedom of expression, along with the rights of domain name holders. The World Wide Web - for which Domain Names hold the most use - was designed to be open, transparent, free and equal. It continues to be of grave concern that a small but vocal minority persist in attempting to impose draconian regulations and restrictions in order to achieve ends which are either purely self interested or which can be achieved via far easier means.

By way of example I direct you to the World Wide Web consortium