All ICANN-accredited registrars follow a uniform dispute resolution policy. Under that
policy, disputes over entitlement to a domain-name registration are ordinarily resolved by
court litigation between the parties claiming rights to the registration. Once the court
rules who is entitled to the registration, the registrar will implement that ruling.
In disputes arising from registrations allegedly made abusively (such as "cybersquatting"
and cyberpiracy"), the uniform policy provides an expedited administrative procedure to
allow the dispute to be resolved without the cost and delays often encountered in court
litigation. In these cases, you can invoke the administrative procedure by filing a
complaint with one of the dispute-resolution service providers listed at