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    Failure of ICANN to write bulletproof contracts
    by GeorgeK on Tuesday February 14 2006, @02:13PM (#16602)
    User #3191 Info | http://www.kirikos.com/
    This is yet another example of the failure of ICANN staff, and their inability to write good contracts.

    The assumption should be made with any new TLD that it will be gamed to the maximum extent. We see it in .eu too, where non-Europeans established European companies specifically for the Sunrise, and then applied for flimsy European trademarks in order to secure generic .eu domain names. Further discussion here [dnforum.com], here [dnforum.com], and here [dnforum.com].

    If you assume the next new batch of TLDs won't be gamed, I have a bridge to sell ya....
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    Re:Failure of ICANN to write bulletproof contracts
    by GeorgeK on Thursday February 16 2006, @08:05AM (#16606)
    User #3191 Info | http://www.kirikos.com/
    lol I didn't buy an .eu names or participate in .biz/info Sunrise procedures, or go for any .pro names. I had the knowledge, but felt it would be inappropriate. The closest I am to being a "gamer" is owning "Games.org". :)
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