15 Mar '15, 10am

Sovereignty and Property Rights: Conceptualizing the Relationship between ICANN, ccTLDs and National Governments b...

In the theory and practice of Internet governance, there is a tendency to resist recognizing ccTLDs as a property right. These arguments tend to view ccTLDs as trustee relationships and argue that recognizing private property rights will undermine the rights of the domain registrants within the ccTLDs. Some (but not all) court cases have found that second-level domains are not property, but services. On the other hand, governments are keen on asserting sovereignty rights over ccTLDs. They claim that sovereigns should be the ultimate authority over delegation and public policy for ccTLDs. In countries like Iran with a long-term conflict with the US, sovereignty rights are thought to immunize them from confiscation by outsiders. Some sovereignty claims closely mirror property claims. In physical space, sovereign states have recognized territories. Sovereignty results primari...

Full article: http://www.domainnews.com/sovereignty-and-property-rights...

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