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Phase 1 Initial Report of the Review of All Rights Protection Mechanisms in All gTLDs Policy Development Process

18 March 2020

Open Date: 18 March 2020 Close Date: 27 April 2020
Originating Organization: Generic Names Supporting Organization (GNSO)
Categories/Tags:
  • Contracted Party Agreements
  • Legal/Regulatory
  • Operations/Finance
  • Policy Development
  • Reviews/Improvements
  • Second-Level Domains
  • Top-Level Domains
Brief Overview:

This Public Comment proceeding seeks to obtain input on the Phase 1 Initial Report of the Review of All Rights Protection Mechanisms (RPMs) in All gTLDs Policy Development Process (PDP). The PDP Phase 1 focuses on reviewing all the RPMs and associated structures and procedures applicable to gTLDs launched under the 2012 New gTLD Program, specifically:

  • The Uniform Rapid Suspension System (URS);
  • The Trademark Clearinghouse (TMCH);
  • The Sunrise Periods and Trademark Claims Service offered through the TMCH; and
  • The Trademark Post-Delegation Dispute Resolution Procedure (TM-PDDRP).
Link: https://www.icann.org/public-comments/rpm-initial-report-2020-03-18-en