@bhartzer and I have agreed to work on a new venture that is designed to protect end-users from buying damaged domains. Some of the risk factors that can be mitigated include: Prior Fraudulent Conveyance Domain Theft post purchase Negative SEO UDRP Complaint Civil Trademark Claims DDoS attack Copyright / DMCA complaint RBL/Spamhaus whitelisting DNS Hijack protection The product can be sold as a one-off risk assessment report for a fixed fee of $149 per domain. There will also be free API-based risk scoring estimate available to qualified partners, e.g. Estibot, etc. The product upsell is an insurance product with target pricing of either: (1) 1% of face value per year (2) 4% of face value for duration of ownership Sample domains all of which are taken: nameprotect.com nameprotector.com namedefender.com namecheck.com namefacts.com namefax.com domainfax.com domaincheck.com nameverify.com nameinspector.com namedetective.com Preferred domain: - .COM - Up to 12 characters - No hyphen - Should convey name protection or inspection as implied promise - Passes Radio test for word of mouth Decision on name selection to be made within 7 days.