News SaveDotOrgs: Council signs on to protect .ORG registry from price hikes

The Providers’ Council has signed onto a national letter to oppose the nonprofit Internet Society’s sale of ownership of the .org Public Interest Registry to a private equity firm, Ethos Capital.

The proposed sale would put the rights to more than 10 million domains in the hands of venture capitalists, who — without the longstanding cost controls in place to protect nonprofits — could take more than $750 million dollars from nonprofit missions.

Want to learn more?  Read more about the issue and sign on to the letter in opposition to the sale at

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