[CCWG-ACCT] [WP1] Revised draft - Voting weights in community mechanism

Dr Eberhard Lisse el at lisse.NA
Wed Jul 29 16:18:15 UTC 2015

Dear Co-Chairs,

I am not sure whether we love and cherish, but I could not care less
about whether Malcolm has heard my view before. He is however wrong.

greetings, el

On 2015-07-29 15:48, Malcolm Hutty wrote:
> On 29/07/2015 15:17, Dr Eberhard Lisse wrote:
>> What does it matter what he envisages?
> Well, I would find it useful in helping me to understand whether
> what he describes is an outrageous limitation on the prerogatives
> of my SO that fundamentally threatens the bottom-up
> multistakeholder system we all love and cherish, or a vital check
> on a potential loophole that would enable the unlimited expansion
> of ICANN's mission, without which safeguard we risk the death of
> the diverse, polycentric multistakeholder system we all love and
> cherish.
>> But, for the thousand's time, NOBODY other than the Board can
>> "block" ccNSO policy.  And, NOBODY, other than an individual
>> ccTLD Manager can speak for that ccTLD. Whether a member of ccNSO
>> or not.
> I heard your view before.
> If the policy requires a bylaws change however (and I can't
> imagine why it would, which is why I'm asking) then surely it's at
> least possible that the rest of the community have an interest in
> that aspect of it?  Depending on the nature of the bylaws change,
> I suppose.  I'll suspect I'll know more clearly what I think when
> Chris explains what's on his mind.
>> el
>> On 2015-07-29 15:12, Malcolm Hutty wrote:
>>> On 29/07/2015 06:24, Chris Disspain wrote:
>>>> However, we should also be very clear that the community powers
>>>> we are considering putting in place will also provide the power
>>>> to block policy arising from one of the SOs especially where
>>>> the policy concerned requires there to be a by-law change.
>>> What kind of policy arising from one of the SOs do you envisage
>>> that might require a bylaws change?

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