Judge Rules for Ousted Registerfly CEO

Former CEO Kevin Medina has regained control of the domain name registrar, which has less than a week to straighten out accounts with ICANN

In a legal decision that stunned even the lawyers for the victor, a U.S. District Court judge on Mar. 8 handed over the embattled Web registrar Registerfly.com to the executive who was running it when it began to founder. Judge Peter Sheridan ruled in favor of defendant Kevin Medina, who had been chief executive of the parent company, Unifiednames, before he was fired by two other board members on Feb. 12.

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