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Terms of use

The terms and conditions set forth in this document constitute the entire understanding and full and complete agreement between you, the party as specified in the application (CLIENT) and the Reg.ly (PROVIDER).

“Our Data Processing Agreement under the European General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) forms part of these Terms of Service.” By using the Reg.ly Web Site, Domains, any Support Services, any Reg.ly software, or any other products or services of Reg.ly, you agree to be bound by the terms of this Agreement. The terms contained within this document super cedes and replaces any other agreement or negotiation between you and Reg.ly, whether oral, written or otherwise, including any statements made to you by any representative of Reg.ly at any time. Any amendments, changes, additions, deletions or other modifications of this Agreement are void unless specifically expressed in writing and agreed to by Reg.ly. The parties acknowledge and agree that neither of the parties is entering into this Agreement on the basis of any representations or promises not expressly contained herein.

Payment of Fees

I. Price change. PROVIDER has the right to change the price of the services at any time with 30 days notice. Pricing of services can be found on the Reg.ly website, www.Reg.ly or a custom quote can be given by Reg.ly representative by calling submit a ticket or contact us page. II. Fees. CLIENT agrees to pay a yearly fee (if any), a usage fee (if any). The yearly fee is due upon sign up. PROVIDER will present a fee schedule to CLIENT before sign up.

Country Code Top Level Domain Name Registration

In addition to gTLDs, sTLDS, and IDNs, Reg.ly also registers country code top-level domain names (“ccTLDs“). There are additional agreements that you must agree to should you desire to apply for registration of a domain name in any ccTLD. Each ccTLD Registry creates and enforces its own rules, regulations, policies and procedures governing various aspects of ccTLDs registered in their respective namespace or zone, including, but not limited to, dispute resolution policies which may be different to those promulgated by ICANN and WHOIS data policies which may also vary from ICANN’s WHOIS policies. Links to information on each ccTLD Registry policy can be found here: http://www.iana.org/root-whois/. When you register a ccTLD with Reg.ly or one of its subsidiaries or affiliates, you acknowledge and agree to, and are bound by, the respective ccTLD Registry’s rules, regulations, policies and procedures. We may publish portions of each ccTLD Registry’s policies on the Site, including information on requirements, renewal policies, redemption policies, and other information from time to time. We are not liable in any way whatsoever for any errors, omissions, or mistakes published on the Site. ccTLD Registry policies change from time to time and it is your responsibility to verify the rules, regulations, policies and procedures of each ccTLD Registry.

Terms of .ly domains

Reg.ly is an accredited registrar with  (“nic.ly“) for  .ly country code top-level domain  (“ccTLDs“) such as .ly, .net.ly, .org.ly, Any .LY domain name may be registered, except domains containing obscene and indecent names/phrases, including words of a sexual nature; furthermore domain names may not contain words/phrases or abbreviations insulting religion or politics, or be related to gambling and lottery industry or be contrary to Islamic morality, the same applies to the site content. In principle, you are free to choose the domain name. However, you cannot choose names that are in use by other organizations, or names that for various reasons are prohibited or reserved for technical, ethical or national considerations. You also have a duty to ensure that your registration of a domain name does not infringe another party’s right to the same name. Remember that the responsibility always rests with you. If you are not sure whether you can use the name, ask us. Here, you can read nic.ly policy. Registration of Ly Domains Terms and Conditions (Registration Agreement) Domain names are registered for a period of one year, to a maximum of 10 years at a time. Registration fees are payable by PayPal, credit card, bank wire transfers, cash, or checks upon application. If domain name deletion should occur due to non-payment, the registration fees remain due and payable to Reg.ly. By registering a domain name through Reg.ly, the applicant agrees that Reg.ly does not give any legal rights to that name. Any disputes between parties over the rights of use of a particular name are to be settled between the contending parties using normal legal methods. Applying for the domain name and through the use or continued use of the domain name, the applicant agrees to be bound by these terms and conditions. Reg.ly is not responsible for checking the applicants right to use any name and it is up to the applicant to ensure they are not infringing any registered trademarks. Reg.ly will obey any legal order and reserves the right to suspend use of any domain. Reg.ly is not responsible nor will be held accountable for any disputes, fees, penalties or charges laid on the applicant over rights to use a particular name, .ly domains registration and renewal fees are non-refundable.

Refunds, and Cancellation Fees

Should a domain name dispute arise by any third party, or if any dispute arises under this Registration Agreement, the applicant agrees to abide by these terms and conditions. Please note that Ly domain registration is a first come, first serve basis. Should a domain name fail to register due to technical difficulties (ie. server shutdown, power outage) beyond Reg.ly’s control, Reg.ly is not and will not be held responsible for a loss of such domain should it be registered afterward by a different applicant. Reg.ly will refund the registration fee should the first applicant is unable to register the domain.

All funds deposited to your account are non-refundable.

Transfer-in/ Transfer-out policy

Clients who would like to transfer their domains from another .ly reseller to Reg.ly are required to pay 1 year’s renewal as a transfer fee (The domain will be renewed for 1 year), this is also the same in case you decide to transfer your domains from Reg.ly to another reseller (Your domain will also be renewed for 1 year). This Registration Agreement shall be governed in all respects by and construed in accordance with the laws, General Post and Telecommunications Company (GPTC) (and, without respect to its conflict of law rules. This Registration Agreement is the complete and exclusive agreement between the applicant and the (parties) regarding domain names. It supersedes, and its terms govern, all prior proposals, agreements, or other communications between the parties. Please also read nic.ly Regulations

Your Obligations

You acknowledge that we do not check, unless it is explicitly required to do so by a Registry, to see whether the domain names you select, or your use of the domain name, or other services provided by us or unrelated 3rd parties in relation to the domain name, infringes on the intellectual property or other legal rights of others, violates the rules, regulations, policies, or procedures of the respective Registry, or violates local, state, national or international laws. It is your sole responsibility to understand and accept the terms and policies of each Registry to ensure that your application for registration or renewal, and subsequent use, of the domain name does not violate any of these terms. You represent to us that: (i) You are at least 18 years of age and are legally capable of entering into this Agreement with us; (ii) You will not violate this Agreement and will comply with all local, state, national and international laws; (iii) You will not use the Site or the Services for any unlawful purpose. (iv) You will not represent yourself as another person or entity, or submit information on behalf of another person or entity without their express prior written consent; (v) You will not provide false, inaccurate, or incomplete information in your application for the Services; (vi) You will maintain complete and accurate information with us at all times in relation to the Services; (vii) You will not violate 3rd party trade or service marks, copyrights, patents or other intellectual property rights; (viii) Your use of the Services does not and will not result in excess use of our resources or overloading of our DNS, server or network resources; (ix) You will not use the Services as a source or destination of packet flooding, mail bombs, packet corruption, denial of service, or other illegal or abusive cyber activities; (x) You will not conduct server hacking or promote hacking, cracking, or other cyber crimes or activities; (xi) You will not deploy software or scripts to run on our servers that cause overload of resources or threaten the stability of the network; (xii) You will not disseminate or transmit SPAM email in violation of our SPAM policy; (xiii) You will not disseminate illegal, hateful, harmful, violent, racially or ethnically intolerant, abusive, obscene, pornographic, defamatory, harassing, malicious, protected material, or content that otherwise violates the intellectual property rights of others; We may terminate or suspend the Services at any time, at its sole discretion and without limitation, if it finds that you have violated any terms of this Agreement or other agreements with us. You agree that if we terminate or suspend the Services provided to you under this Agreement, that we may then, at our option, make either ourselves or a third party the beneficiary of Services which are substantially similar to those which were previously providing to you and that any reference in this Agreement to termination or suspension of the Services to you includes this option.

Renewal and Expiration of Services

You acknowledge that, even though we may provide an auto-renewal service for your convenience, it is your sole responsibility to keep your own records and to maintain your own reminders regarding when your Services are set to expire to ensure that your Renewal Fees are paid for the Services prior to the due date. As a convenience to you, and not as a binding agreement, we may notify you via the primary email address provided in your Account, or from the control panel in your Account, when Fees for renewal of the Services are due (“Renewal Fees“). Renewal Fees are available in your Account at any time prior to the due date of the Renewal Fees. It is your responsibility to ensure that the Renewal Fees are paid in advance of the due date to prevent an interruption in Services or additional fees to restore the Services. With respect to domain name registration services, we will send at least two expiration notices to the primary email address of the Account holder and the Registrant email address on record prior to expiration beginning 60 days in advance of expiration. In addition, if the domain name expires, we will send a final expiration notice within five (5) days after expiration. However, such notices are a courtesy only and our failure to send such notices shall not create any responsibility, obligation, or liability for us. You acknowledge that registry operators may have non-uniform Renewal Fee policies in place. As such, your Renewal Fee may be higher or lower than your initial registration fee or may be different between domain names in the same TLD. When possible, we will present the renewal fee to you upon your initial registration. If this is not possible, you may see what the Renewal Fee is by logging into your Account any time after the initial domain name registration and starting with the renewal process. For certain ccTLDs, the due date of your Renewal Fees may be up to 60 days prior to the expiration date of the underlying domain name registration. Certain Registries require renewal up to 60 days in advance of the domain name expiration date. It is your responsibility to pay for your Renewal Fees in advance of the due date specified by us regardless of the domain name expiration date. Failure to pay your Renewal Fees prior to the due date may result in additional fees to restore the domain name, suspension, loss, cancellation, or deletion of the domain name according to the ccTLD registry’s respective policy. Additionally, you acknowledge that payment of certain ccTLDs exactly on the due date may also incur additional fees to restore the domain name, suspension, loss, cancellation, or deletion of the domain name.

SSL Certificates

We offer SSL Certificates which are secure socket layer certificates for use with your domain name. These SSL Certificates are issued by 3rd Parties and are considered 3rd Party Services under your agreements with us. We are not a Certificate Authority with respect to SSL Certificates. By ordering SSL Certificates through us, you agree to be bound by the terms of the SSL Certificate Service Agreement, which are incorporated herein and made part of this Agreement by reference.
THE FOLLOWING REGISTRARS ARE REFERENCED IN THIS DOCUMENT: NetPro Limited. (Reg.ly)

Last Modified 2020-05-01