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    P.S. To defuse further spin
    by WIPOorgUK on Friday February 22 2002, @12:21AM (#5005)
    User #3146 Info | http://wipo.org.uk/

    From your post, think I know what you are like.

    The topic was - UDRP Basically OK, Study Suggests

    I point out that UDRP is not OK, but it is unlawful - so post was on topic. Was it not?

    The rest of this thread is just to defuse your using spin:

    The study is biased because it missed some high profile cases. It also made some illogical conclussions and had restrictions to biase the result.

    From the report - some of the restrictions:

    "This study evaluates the functioning of the UDRP as at early 2001, without taking into account possible changes and extensions brought about by the inclusion of more TLDs and in consequence of the WIPO second (and third) domain name process..."

    This enabled them to ignore prejudice to Big Business. e.g. even though the study was online on January 09, 2002 they ignored eResolution quiting domain arbitration - reported December 04, 2001

    Analysis of study from their site Quote: "In its results, the study supports the view that the UDRP is functioning well as a matter of principle, but it also shows that there is need for clarification in several aspects. The study proposes certain procedural changes, and it identifies fields where more research is needed."

    This is propaganda - How can it be functioning well, if the principle effect of UDRP gives priority of one business over others and violates the First Amendment?
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    Re: Please explain why not on topic
    by Anonymous on Sunday February 24 2002, @12:13PM (#5037)
    British fool.
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