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    Re: Victory Ready To Renew MOU
    by Anonymous on Friday September 13 2002, @09:18AM (#9212)
    DoC will give ICANN more than two years extension. That will confirm the sheep has been sheared.
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    About the Editor's Note
    by lextext on Friday September 13 2002, @09:29AM (#9213)
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    FYI: Only the first MOU was for two years (1998-2000). Both the 2000 and 2001 renewals were for only one year. (links here) I would expect this renewal to be the same as the last two, and I wouldn't necessarily view the term as a signal of anything. -- Bret
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    Re: Victory Ready To Renew MOU
    by Anonymous on Friday September 13 2002, @10:55AM (#9215)
    This is not unexpected. Commerce is going to work with what is established, and ICANN has taken steps to clean up its act. This is a good sign that Commerce and Ms. Victory have some confidence in the reform process. Let's hope ICANN will make its reforms work. Nice job Stuart & Louis.
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    Re: Victory Ready To Renew MOU
    by AF on Sunday September 15 2002, @10:10AM (#9241)
    User #3492 Info | http://www.CircleID.com
    Can the ICANN Model be Revised?
    The public and international nature of the Internet sets the foundation for open, collaborative processes. Here's why a private sector entity like ICANN, despite reform, may not be able to foster such a processes.
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    Re: Victory Ready To Renew MOU
    by fnord ({groy2k} {at} {yahoo.com}) on Tuesday September 17 2002, @02:21PM (#9279)
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    Andy Sullivan of Reuters has more, including:
    Victory said that the agreement, which is still being negotiated, would impose new obligations on both ICANN and Commerce.

    The agreement will likely have a shorter time frame than the original two-year agreement, she said.

    Obligations on Commerce? -g
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