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The public directory that contains information about who has registered every domain on the web looks increasingly at risk of going dark next month, after European data protection regulators rejected a proposal to make it compliant with the EU’s new privacy law.

Ben Hancock

Ben Hancock is the Data Editor for ALM Media and Law.com. Based in San Francisco, he leads a newsroom initiative to produce insightful, data-driven journalism. Ben can be reached at bhancock@alm.com.

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