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. Last Updated: 07/27/2016

What's in a Name

WASHINGTON () -- Seeking to extricate itself from a growing legal quagmire in cyberspace, the company that assigns names for Internet sites has issued a new policy for resolving disputes over addresses.

Network Solutions Inc., which hands out "domain names" under an agreement with the National Science Foundation, said Wednesday it would shut down a site within 90 days if someone holding a registered trademark to the site's name makes a challenge.