14 Sep '14, 4am

ICANN Staff provides Update on First Round of New gTLDs and the Path Forward to a Second Round by Philip Corwin,...

This comes from GAC advice, where an independent review was proposed to take place “one year after the launch of the 75th new gTLD in the round.” (This would be February 2015, which is the current target for this review.) A few other activities are in process relating to rights protection that are also relevant. First is a standing GNSO request for an Issue Report reviewing all rights protection mechanisms (current and developed for the New gTLD Program) including the UDRP and URS, to be delivered 18 months after the first delegation of new gTLDs (which occurred in October 2013). We are on target to have significant analysis done by this time (April 2015) to inform the creation of this Issue Report. Second, as noted above, effectiveness of the safeguards put in place for the New gTLD Program is a topic for consideration under the 9.3 Affirmation of Commitments review, and ...

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domainnews.com 12 Sep '14, 4am

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