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ICANN Acronyms and Terms

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  • Dispute Resolution Service ProviderDRSP

    An entity approved by ICANN to adjudicate dispute resolution proceedings in response to formally filed disputes. Working through a DRSP offers parties a mechanism to resolve a dispute outside the court system.