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    ICANN Supports an End to Domain Tasting
    On January 31st, 2008 with 0 comments
    The ICANN Board voted last week to indicate support in principle for a change...
    Section: Main > Registrars

    Suing Yourself For Cybersquatting
    On October 29th, 2005 with 27 comments
    jberryhill writes "It's hard to top the story of the week, but those patent...
    Section: Main > Laugh (or Cry)

    gTLD proposal to limit Internet fraud
    On July 4th, 2005 with 2 comments
    "[Emboldened by the ICANN Board's approval of .XXX, an anonymous reader...
    Section: Main > Laugh (or Cry)

    .tel is coming
    On July 4th, 2005 with 1 comments
    GeorgeK writes "According to ICANN Board member Mike Palage's post of...
    Section: Main > sTLDs hoping to enter legacy root

    We're back
    On July 4th, 2005 with 1 comments
    As I expect you noticed, ICANNWatch had some technical difficulties in the...
    Section: Main > USA Goverment Relations

    Next on .ASIA
    On April 13th, 2005 with 21 comments
    Mike Sorros brought to our attention this recent post by James Seng commenting...
    Section: Main > sTLDs hoping to enter legacy root

    ITU on ICANN
    On December 21st, 2004 with 7 comments
    Bruce Levinson sent us a writeup of an article in Computer Business Review...
    Section: Main > ITU

    GoDaddy Goes To Alexandria
    On December 16th, 2004 with 1 comments
    jberryhill writes "It's a good thing the United States Patent and Trademark...
    Section: Main > Lawsuits and Judicial Decisions

    Gatwick goings-on
    On October 28th, 2004 with 4 comments
    Back in 2001, Michael Geist examined the case allocation data, and concluded...
    Section: Main > Uniform Dispute Resolution Policy (UDRP)

    WHOIS TF3 Report One-Sided and Off-base
    On July 5th, 2004 with 14 comments
    KathyK writes "I submitted the following comments to WHOIS Task Force 3. My...
    Section: Main > Privacy

    ICANN Survey
    On June 30th, 2004 with 17 comments
    PageHowe writes "Here's the random survey I received today; I ponder whether...
    Section: Main > New gTLDs

    ICANNBudget.ORG's Alternative Budget proposal
    On June 30th, 2004 with 13 comments
    Bhavin Turakhia writes " To, Paul Twomey cc: Vint Cerf, ICANN Budget...
    Section: Main > Budget and Expenditures

    Conspirators Abound
    On June 17th, 2004 with 19 comments
    The pro-VeriSign folks at free2innovate.net have posted a copy of VeriSign's...
    Section: Main > Verisign/NSI

    Kremen settles with VeriSign over Sex.com for $15 million
    On April 24th, 2004 with 6 comments
    dmehus writes "Gary Kremen, the original owner of the Sex.com case that has...
    Section: Main > Verisign/NSI

    Whither .LY (Libya)?
    On April 9th, 2004 with 9 comments
    elsiesvg writes "Here's an email that we've just received from the .LY...
    Section: Main > Country-Code Top Level Domains (ccTLDs)

    TLD string length
    On March 21st, 2004 with 4 comments
    cambler writes "Something interesting occured to me while looking at the...
    Section: Main > New gTLDs

    Domain Rustling At Enom
    On November 8th, 2003 with 4 comments
    jberryhill writes "Many will recall the infamous "Domain Registry of America"...
    Section: Main > Registrars

    Why Verisign Isn't Worried
    On September 24th, 2003 with 6 comments
    Let's assume that the ICANN board of directors agrees with the Rest of the...
    Section: Main > Verisign/NSI

    Verisign typo-squats
    On September 15th, 2003 with 54 comments
    Verisign, it seems, is about to implement a new plan of redirecting all browser...
    Section: Main > Verisign/NSI

    Registrar Reserved names in the .info Sunrise process
    On July 16th, 2003 with 14 comments
    JeffD writes "In its agreements with its Registrars, Afilias permitted...
    Section: Main > New gTLDs

    Afilias - the Protector of Trademark Rights
    On July 13th, 2003 with 15 comments
    JeffD writes "Here is an interesting follow-up to my earlier posting regarding...
    Section: Main > New gTLDs

    Public Interest Registry unveils much-anticipated, new website
    On July 11th, 2003 with 13 comments
    dmehus writes "Public Interest Registry has unveiled its much-anticipated, new...
    Section: Main > .org

    ICANN sued in Ottawa
    On July 10th, 2003 with 3 comments
    Pool.com, which re-registers dropped domain names on behalf of clients, has...
    Section: Main > Lawsuits and Judicial Decisions

    Victory steps down
    On July 10th, 2003 with 4 comments
    NTIA chief Nancy Victory, who has responsibility for the U.S.-ICANN agreements...
    Section: Main > USA Goverment Relations

    ICANN: Fix your workshop email!
    On June 24th, 2003 with 3 comments
    Kathryn Kleiman writes "Sigh, while I appreciate the web broadcast of the WHOIS...
    Section: Main > ICANN Meetings

    Irritations on the roadmap
    On June 24th, 2003 with 5 comments
    nhklein writes "Two controversial issues which were on the agenda of the...
    Section: Main > ICANN Meetings

    Twomey Press Conference from Montreal
    On June 24th, 2003 with 0 comments
    lextext writes "I took a few minutes away from my blogging hiatus to listen in...
    Section: Main > ICANN Meetings

    U.S. Commerce Department renews ICANN MoU for one year
    On September 20th, 2002 with 20 comments
    Commentary will come later; right now, I'm just putting up these links to cover...
    Section: Main > USA Goverment Relations

    Whither the ccTLDs?
    On September 15th, 2002 with 1 comments
    One of the three most important changes the Blueprint ended up making to the...
    Section: Main > Country-Code Top Level Domains (ccTLDs)

    Alas, ALAC
    On August 21st, 2002 with 4 comments
    ICANN's At-Large Assistance Group (ALAG) has just released its report...
    Section: Main > Membership Issues

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