20 Jun '11, 3am

Live Blogging From The ICANN Board Meeting On The New gTLD Vote

We are now going to be blogging live as ICANN discusses and votes on the new gTLD program We will be updating frequently so keep hitting refresh. The meeting is starting in minutes. You can also follow us on Twitter.com/berkens Only one members of the ICANN board stated that they have a conflicts and all will not vote on the new gTLD proposal. In the .XXX application vote, 4 members abstained from voting including ICANN CEO Rod Beckstrom. Looks like ICANN is going to have to give up or drastically change the cross ownership rules for registrar-registries. The resolution is now being read into the record and then will be voted upon. Application period for the first round will open up on January 12, 2012 and close on April 12, 2012 Board vote: 1 vote for and 1 vote against so far. The one vote against is George Sadowsky’s who also voted against .XXX. He has explained his no ...

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