A ruling Tuesday by a Manhattan appeals court could clear the way for a class action lawsuit against the Internet's second-largest domain-name registration company for its past advertising practices. The suit, now partially revived after an earlier dismissal, alleges that Register.com misused the Internet addresses of new customers by redirecting those links to a company Web page until the customers developed their own Web sites.
Panel Revives Case Over Domain-Name Registry
New York Law Journal
April 23, 2003