ICANN Newsletter | Week ending 2 September 2011
News from the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers
Announcements This Week
Public Comment: Revisions to Conflicts of Interest Policy and Bylaws to Allow Board to Consider Compensation for Director Services
1 September 2011 | ICANN requests community input on both the proposed revisions to the COI Policy and the ICANN Bylaws that are necessary to allow the voting Directors on the Board to consider and receive compensation for their services to ICANN.
31 August 2011 | Thomas Spiller has informed ICANN that he will not be joining the organization as its Vice President of Europe. ICANN announced Spiller's appointment to the position on June 23, during its 41st public meeting in Singapore. A search for an appropriate replacement has already begun.
31 August 2011 | ICANN Staff requests community feedback concerning implementation plans for three specific Accountability and Transparency Review Team (ATRT) recommendations (#15, 16, and 17) that affect the way ICANN publishes and manages Public Comments.
30 August 2011 | ICANN issued a Request for Proposal (RFP) to identify a Global Background Screening Service Provider capable of generating a thorough and timely background check for all new generic Top Level Domain (gTLD) Applicants.
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