18(c) What operating rules will you adopt to eliminate or minimize social costs?

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gTLDFull Legal NameDetail
.williamhillWilliam Hill Organization LimitedView

As stated in the responses to Questions 18(b), 28 and 29 William Hill Organization Limited has developed complete Registration Policies, Registry Acceptable Use Policies, UDRP URS Policies and Trademark Sunrise Procedures designed to minimize negative consequences for potential .williamhill registrants.

Allocation of Domain Name
The Registry will register Domain Names on a first-come, first-served basis in accordance with the Registry Rules.
The Registry does not provide pre-registration or reservation of Domain Names.

Pricing Payment
The new gTLD does not charge a separate fee for the Registrar to register domain names, as the gTLD is used only for the mission and purpose of William Hill Organization Limited. William Hill Organization Limited bears the cost of operating the Registry.
The Registry will provide Registrars with 30 days’ notice of any price change for new registrations, and 180 days advance notice of any price change for renewals in accordance with clause 2.10 of the Registry Agreement.

Term of registration renewal Initial term of registration:
A Domain Name can be registered for a period between one (1) to ten (10) years.
Renewal of registration:
(i) The term may be extended at any time for a period between one (1) to ten (10) years, provided that the total aggregate term of the Domain Name does not exceed ten (10) years at any time.
(ii) Upon change of sponsorship of the Domain Name from one Registrar to another, according to Part A of the ICANN Policy on Transfer of Registrations between Registrars, the term of registration of registered Domain Name will be extended by one year, provided that the maximum term of registration at any time does not exceed ten (10) years.
(iii) The change of sponsorship of registration of Domain Name from one Registrar to another, accordingly to Part B of the ICANN Policy on Transfer of Registrations between Registrars will not result in the extension of the term of registration.


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