29 Aug '12, 8am

Le Gouvernement Argentin ne veut pas qu'une marque américaine obtienne le .patagonia à l'ICANN

Kevin Murphy , August 29, 2012, 08:01:59 (UTC), Domain Policy Argentina has escalated its complaint with ICANN about the new gTLD application for .patagonia. Ambassador Alfredo Morelli of the country’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs has written to ICANN’s leadership to let them know that .patogonia “should not be used as a closed brand gTLD”. An American clothing company that goes by the name of Patagonia Inc has applied for .patagonia, which it intends to use as a dot-brand, but Patagonia is also a region of South America. Argentina’s Governmental Advisory Committee representative told ICANN’s board in Prague this June that the government would not stand for a geographic term for part of its country being used in this way. But Argentina has a problem. The new gTLD program rules, as spelled out in the Applicant Guidebook, give special protection to geographic strings, but onl...

Full article: http://domainincite.com/10265-the-patagonia-problem

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