[gtld-tech] WHOIS Data Collection ­ Phase 2 Cycle 2 of WHOIS Accuracy Reporting System (ARS)

Rob Golding rob.golding at astutium.com
Wed Jan 20 06:51:24 UTC 2016

>On a more serious note, I would be very cautious to use EU registrant data  to call and to email. 
>There might be a chance that EU Registrar - Registrant  registration agreements do not cover the pilot purposes. 

In the UK, under the Privacy and Electronic Communications Regulations (PECR) ICANN can be fined upto 500,00 GBP *per contact* if they telephone or email a UK  'consumer'
- I'd strongly advise that the "email, phone, post" tests proposed are NOT conducted against any details extracted from whois for a UK address 


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