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.eu regulations under Brexit

Published Online: 31 Dec 2018
Volume & Issue: Volume 8 (2018) - Issue 2 (September 2018)
Page range: 121 - 144
Journal Details
License
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2674-4619
First Published
18 Jun 2013
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2 times per year
Languages
English
Abstract

On 28 March 2018, the European Commission published a press release stating that there is a plan to revoke all.eu domains owned by the United Kingdom’s individuals and entities due to Britain’s exit from the European Union. The article highlights issues related to the process of the UK leaving the EU, gives examples from other fields of the Union law and the national law of the Member States which have experienced similar situations and also points out the fundamental rights that the Commission needs to comply with. The basics of domain names are also partially covered to inform the reader about what domain names are based on and of existing regulations in the field.

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