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.jobs

The information below is based on currently available information which might be subject to change. Parties are advised to consult with the Registry

Purpose: Sponsored Top Level Domain (STLD) for the international human resource management community
Registry Operator: Employ Media LLC
Sponsor: Society for Human Resource Management
Status: Registry Agreement between ICANN and Employ Media LLC signed on May 5, 2005
WhoIs: WhoIs for .jobs
Registration Restrictions:

See .jobs Registration Agreement.

Per Appendix A of the Registration Agreement, applicants must:

  1. Be tasked with hiring or other HR duties on behalf of their own employer organization;
  2. Be authorized to purchase their companyname.jobs on behalf of their employer organization;
  3. Agree to abide by the .jobs Use Policies;
  4. Agree to abide by the SHRM Code of Professional Ethics.

Per Appendix B of such agreement, applications will be accepted only for domains in the "companyname" category, which consists exclusively of names which are or include, the legal trade name of the Company, or a name by which such Company is commonly known.

Historical Policies and Documents:  
Dispute Resolution Policy:

Uniform Domain Name Dispute Resolution Policy

All registrants agree to be bound by the UDRP. The UDRP applies to challenges to registered domain names based on the grounds that:

(i) a domain name is identical or confusingly similar to a trademark in which the complainant has rights; and
(ii) the registrant has no rights or legitimate interests in respect of the domain name; and
(iii) the domain name has been registered and used in bad faith.

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