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Fraser Trebilcock Attorney Gives Update on IPv4 Address Transfers to IPv6 System

As one of a handful of attorneys in Michigan as a registered transfer facilitator by the American Registry for Internet Numbers, attorney Jonathan Raven has been at the forefront of the rapidly growing technology market. He recently had an in-depth […]


Raven, JonathanAs one of a handful of attorneys in Michigan as a registered transfer facilitator by the American Registry for Internet Numbers, attorney Jonathan Raven has been at the forefront of the rapidly growing technology market.

He recently had an in-depth sidebar with Douglas Levy from Michigan Lawyers Weekly on the address numbering rights process, what businesses are doing to acquire new addresses, and how the world’s addresses will transition from IPv4 to IPv6. The market is currently experiencing exponential growth due to advances such as the cloud and mobile devices with sales and purchases happening every second.

“The people who originally got the old IPv4 addresses may or may not have used them,” states Raven. “They’re companies like Comcast, Ford, Merck, Halliburton, AT&T, Xerox, Bank of America, Bell Canada, and Merit Network. And these companies would say, “You know what? We have more than we need.””

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