| Total Online Solutions's policy on Transfer of Sponsorship
of Registration Between Registrars
For each instance where a Registered Name holder wants to
change its Registrar for an existing domain name (i.e., a
domain name that appears in a particular top-level domain
zone file), Total Online Solutions requires:
Express authorization to initiate the transfer process from
an individual who has the apparent authority to legally bind
the Registered Name holder (as reflected in the database of
In instances when the Registrar of record is being changed
simultaneously with a transfer of a domain name from one party
to another, Total Online Solutions also requires submission
of appropriate authorization for the transfer. Such authorization
shall include, but not be limited to, one of the following:
A bilateral agreement between the parties.
The final determination of a binding dispute resolution body.
A court order.
Instances when the requested change of sponsoring Registrar
may be denied include, but are not limited to:
Situations described in the Domain Name Dispute Resolution
A pending bankruptcy of the Registered Name holder.
Dispute over the identity of the Registered Name holder.
Request to transfer sponsorship occurs within the first 60
days after the initial registration with the Registrar.