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Initial Report on Vertical Integration Between Registrars and Registries

Open: 23 July 2010
Closed: 12 August 2010


Staff responsible: Margie Milam

The GNSO Vertical Integration Working Group is seeking comments on its Initial Report [PDF, 731 KB] on Vertical Integration Between Registrars and Registries. The Initial Report describes various proposed solutions for restrictions on vertical integration between registrars and registries for adoption in the New gTLD Program. This public comment forum is an opportunity to comment on any of the proposed vertical integration models that are described the Initial Report.

Staff member responsible: Margie Milam

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