12 Aug '16, 4pm

The Internet Commerce Association’s Comment To ICANN Over Verisign Contract https://t.co/TqELXMzwY8

during a time when an active ICANN Working Group is exploring the policy question of whether any of these RPMs should become Consensus Policy applicable to legacy gTLDs Our non objection is based on our understanding that the contract term extension will have no impact on the pricing of .Com domains, as the current price freeze they are subject to is contained in the separate Cooperative Agreement between Verisign and the NTIA. While we have no general objection to ICANN’s practice of non interference with the pricing policies of gTLD registries, we do believe thatany registry’s abuse of pricing power should weigh against its right of presumptive renewal. We therefore believe that ICANN should amend all registry contracts to make clear that, at a minimum, a registry operator subject to successful government action for violations of antitrust or competition laws should face...

Full article: http://www.thedomains.com/2016/08/12/the-internet-commerc...

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