[arin-ppml] An article of interest to the community....

John Curran jcurran at arin.net
Thu Sep 1 12:41:43 EDT 2011

On Sep 1, 2011, at 11:41 AM, Mike Burns wrote:
> ...
> I agree that ARIN has shown every intention of not doing this, but the fact that they have the right to do it gives pause to sellers.
> Perversely it is the sellers with large swaths of unused space who have the most risk in this regard.

To be clear: it is far more likely that such parties are LRSA 
(which has specific language which precludes reclamation for 
lack of usage)

> And how many sales of unused RSA space have occurred? Zero.

> (John, feel free to provide the accurate number if it is not in fact zero.)

I believe there have been transfers of RSA space as well as LRSA 
space.  We do not break it down in the stats, but will check and 
confirm this shortly.


John Curran
President and CEO

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