For Professionals aiming to set-up their .PRO websites, check this out.

Loophole found in Internet domain name
Tuesday, April 12, 2005 Posted: 12:34 PM EDT (1634 GMT)

NEW YORK (AP) -- A company has found a loophole for selling Internet names ending in ".pro" without the usual credentialing requirements, prompting complaints from the Internet's key oversight agency.

The Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers, or ICANN, created the ".pro" suffix in 2000 for professionals.

Complete story here CNN Technology News http://www.cnn.com/2005/TECH/interne....ap/index.html
- Domain name providers should comply with the requirements once it is established. But unfortunately, the restriction is not yet worldwide implemented, but any Domain name providers can do granting of .pro domains?

ICANN responded by suggesting the new service "violates the spirit of name restrictions."
- I think ICANN should emphasize the details of such service restrictions to all domain name providers.