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    Re:.TRAVEL takes .WEB path ?
    by Anonymous on Friday March 05 2004, @01:49PM (#13090)
    If ICANN considers .TRAVEL they will have to deal
    with all of the lawsuits from the existing .TRAVEL owners.

    Anyone can become a .TRAVEL owner at this point in
    time and prepare to defend their names against
    ICANN. They can register their names with the
    U.S. Government's Patent and Trademark Office.

    Registrations are in progress via several
    companies, including RegisterFly.com.

    http://www.RegisterFly.com
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    .NET to be picked from Verisign's pockets ?
    by Anonymous on Saturday March 06 2004, @05:22PM (#13114)

    http://icann.org/minutes/rome-resolutions-06mar04. htm
    [icann.org] .net Registry Agreement Expiration Date and Initial Procedure for Designating Successor Registry Operator

    Whereas, Section 5.1 of the .net Registry Agreement entered into between ICANN and VeriSign on 25 May 2001 provides that the agreement will expire no later than 30 June 2005 ;

    Whereas, Section 5.2 of the .net Registry Agreement obligates ICANN to adopt an open, transparent procedure for designating a successor Registry Operator by no later than one year prior to the end of the agreement, which would be 30 June 2004;

    Resolved, [04.18] that in order to prepare for the designation of a transparent procedure by 30 June 2004, the Board authorizes the President to take steps to initiate the process as specified in Section 5.2 of the .net Registry Agreement for designating a successor operator for the .net registry, including referrals and requests for advice to the GNSO and other relevant committees and organizations as appropriate.
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