19 Nov '12, 9pm

Chris LaHatte is a very reasonable bloke. Guess that's why he's an ombudsman.

ICANN asks: just what the hell is Whois for anyway? Who really uses IDNs? [Guest Post] Why is ICANN’s Ombudsman trying to take down a drink-drive mugshot? Straw man proposed to settle trademark deadlock at secretive ICANN meeting Pritz’s conflict of interest was with ARI New gTLD guru Kurt Pritz quits ICANN over conflict of interest GNSO gives thumbs down to Olympic trademark protections in shock vote “Sexy” .sx hits general availability today Six more new gTLD applications yanked ICM has already sold $200k of premium .xxx names ICANN expecting to approve most new gTLDs? Melbourne IT scales back HARM proposal Tucows abandoned two new gTLD bids Goatse.cx emerges as email provider after $10k sale IEDR admits blame for hack that brought down Google and Yahoo ICANN, Verisign and NTIA “ready for 100 new gTLDs per week” Trademark Clearinghouse “breakthrough” at private Brussels ...

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