31 Oct '12, 1am

What do you think of recommendations for 2nd level protections of names relating to Olympic Cmte & Red Cross? #ICANN

As a result of IOC/RCRC being granted top level protections for the first round of the new gTLD program, the IOC/RCRC Drafting Team was further tasked to consider whether the same protections should be afforded at the second level prior to the first delegation of a new gTLD . Since the beginning of 2012, the IOC/RCRC Drafting Team (DT ) has deliberated about possible second level protections and how to respond to the GAC 's request for protections. The DT now submits the recommendations formulated by the DT and makes them available for public comment before final submission to the GNSO Council. Note from the IOC/RCRC Drafting Team Chair: These recommendations are being posted at the request of the Drafting Team. Although some members of the Drafting Team believe that a PDP is not necessary at this time to grant second level protections for the IOC/RCRC, a consensus of the ...

Full article: http://www.icann.org/en/news/public-comment/ioc-rcrc-reco...

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