Over the years George Kirikos has uncovered many significant previously unreported domain sales while poring over SEC filings. Today he reported hitting the mother lode – a sale that could end up being worth an astounding $90 million – when he came across details of a deal involving LasVegas.com that was made a decade ago.

In a public SEC filing made by Remark Media, who recently acquired Vegas.com LLC, the company revealed details of a 2005 purchase agreement by Vegas.com LLC to acquire the LasVegas.com domain name over a period of 35 years extending to 2040. It showed Vegas.com LLC paying $12 million up front for the exclusive right to begin using the LasVegas.com domain, followed by a series of escalating monthly payments.

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