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    Don't Knock It
    by lextext on Tuesday May 14 2002, @06:13AM (#6323)
    User #6 Info | http://www.lextext.com
    This is a good idea. Australia has done this already, now the UK. Where's my own government in all this? Is it listening? Does it care? Will it even ask our opinion or just send the GAC representative to voice his/her own opinion?

    -- Bret
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    Re: UK Govt. Issues Consultation Document on ICANN
    by ANNODOMINI2000 (reversethis-{KU.OC.OOHAY} {ta} {D0002DA}) on Friday June 14 2002, @04:48AM (#7172)
    User #3359 Info | http://www.ad2000d.co.uk/
    (i) I was actually the poster of this article

    (ii) I am an UK citizen

    (iii) My late father worked for the DTI at their London, Victoria headquarters here in England

    (iv) I have been corresponding with the oversight committe liaison officer

    The DTI will not be limp or weak in their comments and suggestions.

    If they are ignored, there will be big consequences for both ICANN and the US Government.

    [ Reply to This | Parent ]
    Re: UK Govt. ICANN Consultation Document Deadline
    by ANNODOMINI2000 (reversethis-{KU.OC.OOHAY} {ta} {D0002DA}) on Monday June 17 2002, @11:01PM (#7238)
    User #3359 Info | http://www.ad2000d.co.uk/
    It will still be worthwhile to send comments about ICANN and UDRP bias and unfairness as there may well be a second consultation or the UK Government will be asked/will insist they play a prominent role any new Internet's Administration.
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    A note on logging in...
    by michael (froomkin@lawUNSPAM.tm) on Tuesday May 14 2002, @07:03AM (#6326)
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    If you login (click here), and let the system set its cookie (sorry about that), your signed comments will no longer say "from anonymous" and they will be automatically scored at +1 instead of zero.
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    Re: UK Govt. Issues Consultation Document on ICANN
    by KarlAuerbach on Tuesday May 14 2002, @10:25AM (#6331)
    User #3243 Info | http://www.cavebear.com/

    The original BWG materials are still available via http://www.cavebear.com/bwg/

    When we wrote the original BWG materials we tried to limit the changes we were proposing to the secretly constructed Sims ICANN proposal. What we proposed then was much less of a radical change to the "official" proposal of that date than the Lynn plan is a change to the ICANN of today. And we tried to include rational business practices, limited organizational scope, and public participation, all things that the Lynn play is trying to reject.

    The IFWP materials are still online via http://www.domainhandbook.com/ifwp.html

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    Re: UK Govt. Issues Consultation Document on ICANN
    by ANNODOMINI2000 (reversethis-{KU.OC.OOHAY} {ta} {D0002DA}) on Wednesday June 19 2002, @11:27AM (#7285)
    User #3359 Info | http://www.ad2000d.co.uk/
    Jurisdiction? UNIVERSAL? Global? International? Never heard of the term, "Service Out of Jurisdiction" huh?
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