What is the .associates generic Top Level Domain Extension?
For law firms, businesses, digital agencies and more, the .associates gTLD is a great way to tell the world about your business! Understood as a way to show that a business has multiple partners, .associates lets you create a domain name that matches your brand.
A great way to show that your business has multiple partners, .associates allows you to create a domain name and send a concise and powerful message to potential clients. Before the .associates domain was launched, you either had to spell out associates as part of your name or just leave it out completely. With this new domain extension, use it to create the domain name that matches your firms’ offline identity!
.associates gTLD Requirements
.associates is a “Regulated Domain” which is subject to additional requirements mandated by ICANN.
Legal Compliance: Registrants must comply with all applicable laws, including laws relating to privacy, data collection, consumer protection (including in relation to misleading and deceptive conduct) and applicable consumer laws in respect of fair lending, debt collection, organic farming (if applicable), disclosure of data and financial regulations;
Health and Financial Information: Registrants must acknowledge and agree that those who collect and maintain sensitive health and financial data must implement reasonable and appropriate security measures commensurate with the offering of those services, as defined by applicable law;