[arin-ppml] Regarding unauthorized changes (Re: Policy question)

Jeffrey Lyon jeffrey.lyon at blacklotus.net
Fri Sep 21 00:14:32 EDT 2012

On Fri, Sep 21, 2012 at 12:10 AM, John Curran <jcurran at arin.net> wrote:
> On Sep 20, 2012, at 11:33 PM, Jeffrey Lyon <jeffrey.lyon at blacklotus.net> wrote:
>> ...
>> My biggest gripe is that rather than having a process in which ARIN
>> can investigate and media these issues, they insist that I spend 5 to
>> 6 figures dragging the situation through the courts. ARIN should be
>> *serving* its members. Yes, some liability could become involved. This
>> is the nature of business.
> Jeffrey -
>   There is an such a process and you did engage it, but ARIN is unable
>   help in these particular circumstances.  The resources in question
>   cannot be changed from their original registrant contrary to their
>   wishes, although ARIN will respect any finding or judgement in this
>   matter from a more appropriate legal venue (as it is not ARIN's role
>   to adjudicate contractual disputes between parties.)
> FYI,
> /John
> John Curran
> President and CEO


The original registrant in this case does not operate a network and
has no authority to maintain or route space according to ARIN's own
policies. It is unconscionable that I be expected to prove this in a

Jeffrey A. Lyon, CISSP
President, Black Lotus Communications
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