ICANN 45 | 14-18 October 2012
In this session, Kurt Pritz, Chief of Strategy, provides updates on new gTLD application evaluation progress, new gTLD program timeline, EBERO, applicant support, and more.
Session Material Audiocast Information Paper for Toronto New gTLD Update Session [PDF, 197 KB] AR Full
New gTLD Update Presentation [PDF, 7.2 MB]
This is a working session to review and discuss technical implementation details of the sunrise and trademark claims services.
Session Material Audiocast Trademark Clearinghouse Working Session: Sunrise and Trademark Claims Implementation [PDF, 513 KB] EN Full
This session will provide an update on the status of the Trademark Clearinghouse implementation. This will be a two-part session, with the first part focused on the procedures for submission of trademark data into the Clearinghouse, and the second on the implementation of Sunrise and Trademark Claims processes during the startup phases of new gTLD registries.
Session Material Audiocast Trademark Clearinghouse Implementation Update [PDF, 1.2 MB] EN Full
Universal Acceptance of All Top-Level Domains is an ongoing effort within ICANN dedicated to raising awareness of issues relating to ensuring that all domain names work correctly in software on the Internet. This meeting is designed as a working session to engage primarily potential new TLD operators in the active discussion on what should be done in each geographical region to promote acceptance.
Session Material Audiocast Virtual Meeting Room Efforts and Lessons on Improving Usability and Acceptance of IDNs in China [PDF, 8.81 MB] EN Full Universal Acceptance of All TLDs [PDF, 1.08 MB] Universal Acceptance & Draft JIG Recommendations [PDF, 3.74 MB]
In this session, Kurt Pritz, Chief of Strategy, presents the batching/metering solution proposed to the ICANN Board. The session will include an interactive portion where participants may provide comments and input and on the proposed solution.
Session Material Audiocast Processing New gTLD Applications: Prioritization Drawing [PDF, 2.9 MB] EN Full
Most of the world perceives the ICANN community through the words of the journalists who cover us. Hear a lively discussion from the news reporters who cover ICANN issues ranging from new gTLDs to Internet governance. This is a rare chance for the community to actively engage with the influential journalists who sway public opinion around the world. Understand the focus of those who form the lens through which ICANN is viewed!
Panelists Audiocast Juliana Gruenwald, National Journal
Kevin Murphy, DomainIncite.com
Kieren McCarthy, Dot-Nxt.com
Thomas O'Toole, Bloomberg BNA
Moderator: Brad White, ICANN Director of Global Media Affairs
The Uniform Rapid Suspension system (URS) is intended to provide rapid relief to trademark holders for the most clear-cut cases of infringement; it is intended to complement the Uniform Domain Name Dispute Resolution Policy (UDRP). This session will focus on implementation and will build toward developing and establishing recommendations to ensure that the established goals are met.
Session Material Audiocast Uniform Rapid Suspension – Community Suggestions [PDF, 109 KB] EN Full
URS 2.0? WIPO Discussion Contribution Paper [PDF, 216 KB] URS 2.0? WIPO Discussion Contribution [PDF, 278 KB] National Arbitration Forum URS Suggestions and Thoughts [PDF, 775 KB] Uniform Rapid Suspension (URS) [PDF, 433 KB]