Generic Top-Level Domain (gTLD) Registry Agreements

gTLD Registry Agreements establish the rights, duties, liabilities, and obligations ICANN requires of registry operators to run gTLDs.

Unsponsored TLD Agreement: Appendix X (.name)

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Unsponsored TLD Agreement: Appendix X (.name)

(8 August 2003)

Names Registered to Registry Operator

Part A: Names staying with the Registry in the event of reassignment

1. alerts.name
2. celebrity.name
3. cert.name
4. certificate.name
5. directory.name
6. dns.name
7. dotname.name
8. famous.name
9. findyour.name
10. findyourfamily.name
11. findyourname.name
12. finger.name
13. ftp.name
14. getyour.name
15. getyourname.name
16. gopher.name
17. hostmaster.name
18. imap.name
19. ldap.name
20. login.name
21. myname.name
22. namedomain.name
23. nameregistry.name
24. nic.name
25. nntp.name
26. no1.name
27. ntp.name
28. pop.name
29. pop3.name
30. registeryour.name
31. registeryourname.name
32. registry.name
33. scp.name
34. security.name
35. smtp.name
36. snmp.name
37. telnet.name
38. thefamous.name
39. thenamedomain.name
40. thenameregistry.name
41. whois.name
42. www.name
43. yourname.name
44. zone.name

Names for creating awareness and proliferation of the .name concept - The following names will be registered directly by Registry Operator. These names might be allocated to another entity during the Term of the Agreement.

1. Jesus.Christ.name
2. Santa.Claus.name

Part B: Names staying with Registry Operator in the event of reassignment:

1. employee names - Registry Operator will register the firstname.lastname.name versions of all current employees' names, provided no more than 1000 such names are under registration at any time.
2. global.name
3. globalregistry.name
4. gnr.name
5. theglobal.name
6. theglobalname.name
7. theglobalnameregistry.name
8. theglobalregistry.name

When and if the corporate name of Registry Operator is changed, Appendix X will be amended to incorporate second level domain variations on the new name.

Part C: Patterns of names staying with Registry in the event of reassignment:

Whenever any name is registered as a third-level domain (e.g., john.smith.name), or a second level Email Forwarding, the following domains will be delegated directly to Registry Operator:

1. <second-level domain>.name - the corresponding second-level domain (e.g., smith.name)
2. directory.<second-level name>.name
3. www.<second-level name>.name

See Appendix C for details.

Earlier drafts:

2 July 2001
5 March 2001

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