[bc-gnso] Policy Calendar for 18-May-2011 BC Member call

Steve DelBianco sdelbianco at netchoice.org
Wed May 18 00:44:41 UTC 2011

Here is the latest BC policy calendar, for use during 18-Apr member call.
Channel 1. BC participation in ICANN Public Comment process:
ICANN Public Comment page is at http://www.icann.org/en/public-comment/

1. Proposal for renewal of .net registry contract  (10-May)
BC comments at http://forum.icann.org/lists/net-agreement-renewal/pdftNAHOlick2.pdf

2. Post-expiration domain name recovery  (PEDNR) WG final report (22-Apr)
BC comments at http://forum.icann.org/lists/pednr-proposed-final-report/pdfpWyCmk0InU.pdf

3. New gTLD Guidebook (15-May)
BC comments at  http://www.bizconst.org/Positions-Statements/BC+on+Final+App+Guidebook+May+2011+v3.pdf

4. FY 2012 Framework for SSR (Security Stability & Resiliency)   (7-Jun)
See http://www.icann.org/en/public-comment/#ssr-fy12

5. FY 2012 operating plan (17-Jun)
See http://www.icann.org/en/public-comment/#op-budget-fy12

Note: BC members are encouraged to submit individual or company comments on any topic.  Based on member interest, the BC selects topics on which to submit official positions.
Channel 2. Support for discussion and votes of our representatives on GNSO Council
Upcoming discussions & votes at 19-May GNSO Council teleconference.
Council agenda at http://gnso.icann.org/meetings/agenda-council-19may11-en.htm

Council motions are at https://community.icann.org/display/gnsocouncilmeetings/Motions+19+May+2011

Item 3: Joint SO/AC WG on New gTLD Applicant Support (JAS)
Motion 1: request implementation of Joint Applicant Support Milestone report

Item 4: Registation Abuse Policies (RAP) recommendations

Item 5: WHOIS update  (includes report on Registrant Identification Study, incl work by BC member S. DelBianco)

Item 6: Community Working Groups — discussion of scope and effectiveness.

Item 7: Global Outreach Recommendations
Note: BC recommends ICANN educate user and business groups about all implications of expanding gTLD space.

Item 8: UDRP – drafting team update


Also see GNSO Project Status List as of 27-Apr-2011, at http://gnso.icann.org/meetings/pending-projects-list.pdf

Channel 3. Supporting discussion and voting on policy matters before the Commercial Stakeholders Group (CSG)
Sarah Deutsch (alt Marilyn Cade)
Channel 4. BC statements and responses during public meetings (outreach events, public forum, etc.)
Affirmation review team for Whois   (Susan Kawaguchi, Bill Smith)
Affirmation reviewteam for SSR  (Security, Stability, & Reslience)    (Jeff Brueggeman)

Cartagena Board Resolution on Consumer Choice, Competition and Innovation
Philip Sheppard has updated draft BC comments for this topic (attached)

New gTLD Guidebook documents:

Summary of BC comments in SFO on GAC Scorecard   http://forum.icann.org/lists/bc-gnso/msg01890.html

ICANN published new Guidebook on 15-Apr.   http://icann.org/en/topics/new-gtlds/comments-6-en.htm

ICANN revised response to the GAC Scorecard http://icann.org/en/topics/new-gtlds/board-notes-gac-scorecard-clean-15apr11-en.pdf

GAC on RPMs   http://gac.icann.org/press-release/further-gac-advice-new-gtld-rights-protection-mechanisms

BC Comments on April-2011Guidebook.  http://www.bizconst.org/Positions-Statements/BC+on+Final+App+Guidebook+May+2011+v3.pdf

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