How does determination work?

Expert determination is one of several steps taken in an effort to resolve a dispute over who should be the registrant of a domain name.

A dispute can be referred to an Expert in either of two circumstances:

1. No Response is submitted

The registrant does not file a response to the initial complaint and the complainant pays a fee of $2,000 plus GST; or

2. Mediation Fails

Mediation between the two parties (see Mediators page) does not result in a settlement, and the complainant pays a fee of $2,000 plus GST.

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