Flood of wait-and-see dot-brands expected this week

by Kevin Murphy
ICANN expects to sign as many as 170 new gTLD contracts with dot-brand applicants over the coming week. Dot-brands that have been treading water in the program to date are up against a hard(ish) July 29 deadline to finally sign a Registry Agreement with ICANN. VP of domain name services Cyrus Namazi told DI today that ICANN expects most of the backlog to be cleared in the next couple of weeks.Read the full article