[GTLD-WG] Fwd: [council] Interim position of the European Commission concerning the applications for new gTLDs
Michele Neylon :: Blacknight
michele at blacknight.com
Wed Nov 28 14:53:16 UTC 2012
I was in touch with the EU about this last night, as the wording of the letter was a bit ambiguous
Essentially they're saying they have some "concerns" but they haven't gone into any detail.
So if you are an applicant for one of the strings affected you probably need to ask the EU what they'd like to see ..
Yes - that is vague :)
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Subject: [GTLD-WG] Fwd: [council] Interim position of the European Commission concerning the applications for new gTLDs
>From: Bruce Tonkin <Bruce.Tonkin at melbourneit.com.au>
>To: "council at gnso.icann.org" <council at gnso.icann.org>
>Subject: [council] Interim position of the European Commission concerning the
> applications for new gTLDs
>Date: Wed, 28 Nov 2012 06:53:28 +0000
>For information the EU has created their own notices for new gTLD applicants.
>"The Commission has identified a number of new gTLD applications
>which could possibly raise issues of compatibility with the existing
>legislation (the acquis) and/or the policy positions and objectives
>of the European Union."
>"The presence of a new gTLD in the list is rather a signal that
>further discussions with the relevant applicant are necessary"
>See attached for further information.
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