Healthy Domains Initiative

  • PIR slams brakes on “UDRP for copyright”

    … in the DNA’s latest Healthy Domains Initiative proposals, but PIR is the only registry to so far publicly express an interest in implementing such a measure. Copyright ADRP may not be dead yet, but its future does not look bright. Tweet Tagged: .org, copyright adrp, dna, eff, healthy domains initiative, ica, ICANN, pir, public interest registry, scdrp, the pirate bay …

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  • The Pirate Bay likely to be sunk as .org adopts “UDRP for copyright”

    … Controversial piracy site The Pirate Bay is likely to be the first victim of a new industry initiative being described as “UDRP for copyright”. The Domain Name Association today published a set of voluntary “healthy practices” that domain registries can adopt to help keep their TLDs clean of malware, child abuse material, fake pharmacies…

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  • “Shadow content policing” fears at ICANN 57

    … Fears that the domain name industry is becoming a stooge for “shadow regulation” of web content were raised, and greeted very skeptically, over the weekend at ICANN 57. Attendees yesterday heard concerns from non-commercial stakeholders, notably the Electronic Frontier Foundation, that deals such as Donuts’ content-policing agreement…

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  • Donuts makes Hollywood content policing deal

    … by discussing the definition of “large scale” or timing, but he did say that the MPAA has an obligation to do manual research into each domain is wants suspending. After it receives a report from the MPAA, Donuts will reach out to the registrar and registrant to ask for an explanation of the alleged piracy. A decision to suspend the domain…

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