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  • URS arrives in three legacy gTLDs

    …, inclusion of the URS was developed as part of the proposal in bilateral negotiations between the Registry Operator and ICANN. The concern for ICA and others is that URS may one day be forced into the .com RA, putting domainer portfolios at increased risk. Related posts: Two more legacy gTLDs agree to use URS URS fight brewing at ICANN 53 CentralNic signs first legacy gTLD …

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  • URS fight brewing at ICANN 53

    … a smokescreen for an argument about whether the URS should be used in other gTLDs. He’s right, but the GNSO is split on this issue in unusual ways. Corwin enjoys the support of the Business Constituency, of which he is a member, in terms of his process criticisms if not his criticisms of RPMs more generally. ICA does also have backing from some registrars…

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  • Two more legacy gTLDs agree to use URS

    … for public comment. They’re the second and third pre-2012 gTLDs to agree to use URS, which gives trademark owners a simpler, cheaper way to have infringing domains yanked. Two weeks ago, .travel agreed to the same changes, which drew criticisms from the organization that represents big domain investors. Phil Corwin of the Internet Commerce Association…

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  • URS coming to .travel under big contract changes

    … The .travel gTLD, which was approved 10 years ago, will have to support the Uniform Rapid Suspension service, one of several significant changes proposed for its ICANN contract. I believe it’s the first legacy gTLD to agree to use URS, which gives trademark owners a way to remove domain names that infringe their marks that is quicker and cheaper…

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