[quote]The discussion/situation you linked is not similar at all. In the linked situation, the host suspended operation of a site they felt had been compromised. In the situation the OP was posting about, a registrar disabled a domain name.
While the “results” may appear to be the same, there is a world of difference in the decision making process, and the various constituents’ responsibilities and potential exposure.
Indeed, the way GoDaddy handles such matters impacted me personally, which is why I went to DreamHost.
Here’s a link to an article I posted on the subject, which explains it all:
By the way, after just about a month, I can say that DreamHost smokes GoDaddy when it comes to performance, even though our bills are a mite higher now.
Co-Host, The Paracast