• .feedback regs Fox trademark to itself during sunrise

    … to confirm how this domain was registered seemingly outside of the required process. The IP community originally fought the introduction of the 100-domain pre-sunrise exception, saying unscrupulous registries would use it to stop trademark owners registering their brands. While there have been some grumblings about registries reserving dictionary terms…

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  • XYZ buys .security and .protection from Symantec

    … XYZ.com has added .security and .protection to its portfolio of new gTLDs under a private deal with security software maker Symantec. Symantec originally applied for both as closed generics, but changed its plans when ICANN changed its tune about exclusive access gTLDs. The company won .security in an auction against Donuts and Defender Security…

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