Registry Agreement

  • URS comes to .mobi as ICANN offers Afilias lower fees

    … community. You can read the summary of the .xxx comments, along with ICANN staff’s reasons for ignoring them, here (pdf). The .mobi proposed amendments are also now open for public comment. Any lawyers wishing to rack up a few billable hours railing against a fait accompli can do so here. Tweet Tagged: afilias, cybersquatting, ICANN, registry agreement, trademarks, uniform rapid suspension, urs …

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  • .xxx to get lower ICANN fees, accept the URS

    … to impose the Uniform Rapid Suspension policy on its registrants. URS is the faster, cheaper version of UDRP that allows trademark owners to have domain names suspended in more clear-cut cases of cybersquatting. The $2 fee was demanded by ICANN when ICM first signed its RA in 2011. At the time, ICANN said the higher fee, which had doubled from a 2010…

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  • Verisign to get .com for six more years, but prices to stay frozen

    … ICANN and Verisign have agreed to extend their .com registry contract for another six years, but there are no big changes in store for .com owners. Verisign will now get to run the gTLD until November 30, 2024. The contract was not due to expire until 2018, but the two parties have agreed to renew it now in order to synchronize…

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