Schedule of Reserved Names
Except to the extent that ICANN otherwise expressly authorizes in writing, the Registry Operator shall reserve names formed with the following labels from initial (i.e. other than renewal) registration within the TLD:
A. Labels Reserved at All Levels . The following names shall be reserved at the second level and at all other levels within the TLD at which Registry Operator makes registrations:
B. Additional Second-Level Reservations. In addition, the following names shall be reserved at the second level:
C. Tagged Domain Names. All labels with hyphens in the third and fourth character positions (e.g., "bq--1k2n4h4b" or "xn--ndk061n")
D. Second-Level Reservations for Registry Operations . The following names are reserved for use in connection with the operation of the registry for the Registry TLD. Registry Operator may use them, but upon conclusion of Registry Operator's designation as operator of the registry for the Registry TLD they shall be transferred as specified by ICANN:
E. Names Registered to Sponsor . The following domains have been registered by Sponsor directly with the Registry Operator for its own use.
Part A: Names to Be Transferred at Conclusion of Sponsor Status:
If the corporate identity of Sponsor (DCLLC) is changed, this Appendix will be amended in discussion with ICANN to incorporate second level domain variations on the new identity .