The RES (Rapid Evaluation Service) is the first domain name dispute policy of its kind. It was adopted by ICM Registry with an effective date of September 1, 2011. The RES applies to second-level domain names ending in .xxx.
The RES may apply to Internationalized Domain Names (IDNs).
Rules and Fees
Together, the RES Policy,
the RES Rules
and the FORUM's
RES Supplemental Rules govern disputes falling under the scope of the RES.
The current fee schedule is located at Supplemental Rule 17.
Once you have familiarized yourself with the RES Policy and Rules and our RES Supplemental Rules, you may file your complaint or response online (see the inset box above). For assistance, refer to the filing instructions and model forms listed below. You will create a login when you file for the first time. If you’ve filed with us before, either as a complainant or a respondent, even if you've never participated in RES, please use your existing login information for each case.
File an RES Complaint: Step-by-step instructions for filing a Complaint.
File an RES Response: Step-by-step instructions for responding to a Complaint.
The FORUM's RES Supplemental Rules: These rules outline the FORUM's administration of the RES, including our fees.