's Operator Files UDRP Complaint

DETROIT — MXN Ltd., the operator of and other adult entertainment properties, has filed a UDRP case with WIPO arbitrators over the property.

The adult entertainment website, up until last week, was registered with But shortly thereafter, was transferred to the Regional Network Information Center, JSC, dba RU-CENTER (.ru), under privacy. However, the site still resolves to's content.

News of the apparent domain theft was first posted by TheDomains, which reported: "We have not been able to confirm the nature of the UDRP and that its to recover a stolen domain but it's the only thing that makes sense."

Industry attorney Corey Silverstein, who represents MXN, declined comment to XBIZ on's UDRP case.

The apparent domain theft would be the second-most prominent porn domain hijacking ever attempted.

Former operator Gary Kremen retrieved his domain after spending several years trying to get it back from Stephen Cohen. Later, in 2007, Kremen sold for $14 million.

Kremen, to date, still is trying to collect $65 million in a judgment against Cohen over the domain theft.