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    Highlights of the ICANNWatch Archive
    (June 1999 - March 2001)

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    9th Cir Revives .com Anti-Trust Case
    On June 5th, 2009 with 0 comments
    The 9th Circuit issued its ruling in Coalition for ICANN Transparency v....
    Section: Main > Lawsuits and Judicial DecisionsVerisign/NSI

    Is NSI FrontRunning?
    On January 8th, 2008 with 4 comments
    Numerous reports today (e.g. Slashdot, NSI Registers Every Domain Checked),...
    Section: Main > Verisign/NSIRegistrars

    Son of SiteFinder?
    On June 22nd, 2007 with 4 comments
    fnord writes "VeriSign is testing a new DNS redirection service in the US...
    Section: Main > Verisign/NSI

    Did VeriSign Try to Pull a Very Fast One?
    On December 12th, 2006 with 0 comments
    The GA list is a fount of interesting stuff today. Consider this post from...
    Section: Main > RegistrarsVerisign/NSI

    VeriSign receives subpoena relating to stock option backdating
    On June 27th, 2006 with 1 comments
    GeorgeK writes "VeriSign has reported that they are cooperating with a grand...
    Section: Main > Verisign/NSI

    Wall Street Shines Light on .com Deal
    On June 22nd, 2006 with 0 comments
    CFIT writes "In reaction to the pending approval of the .COM registry...
    Section: Main > Verisign/NSI

    Facts About .com Name Registrations
    On March 31st, 2006 with 5 comments
    Dennis Forbes has some Interesting facts about (.com) domain name...
    Section: Main > Verisign/NSI

    Brett Fausett's Law Firm an Interested Party Now
    On March 18th, 2006 with 4 comments
    Tom Galvin writes "If ICANN Watch is going to spotlight Bret Fauset's views, it...
    Section: Main > Verisign/NSI

    A Day Which Will Live In Infamy
    On March 1st, 2006 with 5 comments
    GeorgeK writes "ICANN's Board voted to accept the latest settlement proposal by...
    Section: Main > Lawsuits and Judicial DecisionsVerisign/NSI

    Amazing! Staff Says ICANN-Verisign Deal Doesn't Raise 'Policy' Issues
    On February 3rd, 2006 with 3 comments
    Who needs ICANNWatch in the weeks when Bret Fausett is energized? See Pigs and...
    Section: Main > Verisign/NSIICANN Staff and Structure

    Petition Against Verisign
    On January 31st, 2006 with 1 comments
    Danny Younger writes on various mailing lists:As a believer in grassroots...
    Section: Main > Verisign/NSIWatchdogs

    ICANN Posts New VeriSign Deal
    On January 30th, 2006 with 7 comments
    The announcement popped into our mailbox early this morning:Please be informed...
    Section: Main > Verisign/NSILawsuits and Judicial Decisions

    Suit Seeks to Block VRSN-ICANN Deal
    On November 29th, 2005 with 0 comments
    According to eWeek, parties in the domain name business are suing in federal...
    Section: Main > Lawsuits and Judicial DecisionsVerisign/NSI

    VeriSign and the "myth" of "presumptive renewal"
    On October 28th, 2005 with 14 comments
    GeorgeK writes "ICANN has argued that VeriSign had them over a barrel because...
    Section: Main > Verisign/NSI

    Pretty Brazen
    On October 25th, 2005 with 15 comments
    Regarding the new ICANN-VRSN peace treaty, is it too late in the day to be...
    Section: Main > ICANN Staff and StructureVerisign/NSI

    ICANN and VeriSign Announce End to Long-Standing D
    On October 25th, 2005 with 3 comments
    Steve Gobin writes "ICANN and VeriSign Announce End to Long-Standing Dispute...
    Section: Main > Verisign/NSI

    ICANN: VeriSign Can Raise .net Prices in 2007
    On July 10th, 2005 with 4 comments
    Fergie writes "Via Netcraft. ICANN is lifting restrictions on VeriSign's...
    Section: Main > Verisign/NSI

    VerisignSucks.com has a new owner!
    On April 28th, 2005 with 11 comments
    GeorgeK writes "I am very pleased to announce that I'm the new owner of...
    Section: Main > Verisign/NSI

    VeriSign to auction expired domains
    On April 28th, 2005 with 6 comments
    GeorgeK writes "Michael Arrington's blog has the scoop on a proposal by...
    Section: Main > Verisign/NSI

    Why Verisign?
    On April 18th, 2005 with 27 comments
    Allan Samul writes "Still don't know why VeriSign, who does terrible job in...
    Section: Main > Verisign/NSIRegistrars

    VeriSign Sued for fraud and unfair competition
    On April 7th, 2005 with 0 comments
    Anonymous writes: "Looks like VeriSign has more than one controversy on its...
    Section: Main > Verisign/NSI

    Verisign - Big and Bad
    On February 27th, 2005 with 5 comments
    Anonymous writes "Why would ICANN contract .net and .com registries to...
    Section: Main > Verisign/NSI

    VeriSign and Conflicts of Interest
    On February 2nd, 2005 with 0 comments
    Ian Grigg writes "Adam and I have written to ICANN on the VeriSign conflict of...
    Section: Main > SecurityVerisign/NSI

    VeriSign intends to auction deleting domains
    On January 21st, 2005 with 8 comments
    GeorgeK writes ""I told you so" comes to mind -- VeriSign's greed has no bound,...
    Section: Main > Verisign/NSI

    ICANN, VeriSign and the Future of .Net
    On September 30th, 2004 with 19 comments
    sforrest writes "The investment firm Legg Mason thinks VeriSign has only two...
    Section: Main > Verisign/NSI

    Change Afoot in Expiring Names Market
    On September 25th, 2004 with 4 comments
    page howe writes "Network Solutions is not letting expired names drop now, they...
    Section: Main > Verisign/NSI

    VeriSign Responds to SSAC on SiteFinder Report
    On August 15th, 2004 with 6 comments
    Steven Forrest writes "VeriSign has released its 95-page response to the report...
    Section: Main > Verisign/NSI

    SnapNames switches to an auction based system
    On August 9th, 2004 with 6 comments
    GeorgeK writes "SnapNames, one of the strongest backers of the controversial...
    Section: Main > RegistrarsVerisign/NSI

    Jothan Frakes on .EU
    On July 16th, 2004 with 7 comments
    Anonymous writes "Looks like Jothan Frakes (IDN, .CC/.TV) is no longer with...
    Section: Main > .eu and Europe tooVerisign/NSI

    VeriSign Announces Faster Updates for .com and .net
    On July 9th, 2004 with 11 comments
    VeriSign announced it will update the .com and .net zones "every few seconds"...
    Section: Main > Root ServersVerisign/NSI

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