Those that may have registered a gb.com domain through NetEarth One with the registry CentralNIC have probably seen a connection issue to your domain today, a statement from CentralNIC follows and we will keep you updated :
Unfortunately, the service CentralNic has been providing for domains ending .gb.com has been interrupted. We are currently taking legal advice about this and are taking urgent steps to restore the service.
This interruption relates to a longstanding legal dispute regarding the domain name gb.com, dating back to when the current shareholders acquired the business in 2004. We can confirm, with absolute certainty, that no other CentralNic domain extensions are subject to any such disputes.
If you have any queries, please do not hesitate to contact our team at firstname.lastname@example.org.