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Initial Report on the Transfer Policy Review - Phase 1(a)

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Initial Report on the Transfer Policy Review - Phase 1(a) Submission - Allemann, Andrew
23 June 2022

Submission Summary:

Thank you for your work modernizing domain transfers.

I'm concerned about the decision to remove the losing registrar's Form of Authorization (FOA). With the FOA, a domain owner could be made aware of a fraudulent transfer and have time to contact the registrar to stop it. Under the proposed system, the domain registrant likely won't learn of a transfer until after the transfer is complete.

While this will make transfers easier and...