[registration-issues-wg] [CPWG] [GTLD-WG] Board resolution regarding .amazon

mail@christopherwilkinson.eu CW mail at christopherwilkinson.eu
Wed Sep 19 17:53:29 UTC 2018


Good evening:  I shall read the details later, but for now just to say that this may be an inevitable compromise  - if agreed - in the light of the mistakes in the 2012 Round, but it is not an example, precedent or a template for other situations in the future.

Geographical names must be held available to be used for those geographical purposes.

Regards

CW


> 
>     El 19 de septiembre de 2018 a las 17:57 Carlton Samuels <carlton.samuels at gmail.com> escribió:
> 
>     Intriguing for sure. I'm zeroing in on the language of the resolution,
>     specifically "*sharing the use of those top-level domains with the ACTO
>     member states*".
> 
>     Until someone can show and convince me that the string existed at the
>     second level in quiet possession without damage alleged to the cultural
>     heritage and said string as trademark is registered in said states without
>     wreaking havoc on the cultural heritage associated, that claim was weak, at
>     best.
> 
>     The kerfuffle gets real if you follow the money. The value of the string is
>     accrued and accounted only if it is delegated.
> 
>     Since any solution that emerge is likely commercial, maybe this is
>     indicating acceptance of a tithing model as per Amazon the company giving a
>     little bit of the value of each transaction to member states as they now do
>     with the Amazon Smile initiative; you shop and they donate to the
>     customer's selected charitable organisation. Or, fraught as that might be,
>     Amazon the company collects a use tax on behalf of the member states.
> 
>     Putting up a web page that extols the many Amazonian virtues cannot be it!
> 
>     Get the acceptable dollar figure in objective and work the edges. It really
>     isn't that hard, once we remove the cloak of Potiphar's wife!
> 
>     -Carlton
> 
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> 
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>     On Wed, Sep 19, 2018 at 9:59 AM Seun Ojedeji <seun.ojedeji at gmail.com> wrote:
> 
>         > > 
> >         Hello,
> > 
> >         While this is indeed some progress am really curious to see what the
> >         details of the solution will look like, how 1 can effectively stand in 2 or
> >         more places remains a puzzle to solve.
> > 
> >         Regards
> > 
> >         Sent from my mobile
> >         Kindly excuse brevity and typos
> > 
> >         On Wed, 19 Sep 2018, 11:07 Sebastien Bachollet, <sebicann at bachollet.fr>
> >         wrote:
> > 
> >             > > > 
> > >             Dear all,
> > >             It can be of interest in our discussion about future possible TLDs
> > >             All the best
> > >             SeB
> > > 
> > >             https://www.icann.org/resources/board-material/resolutions-2018-09-16-en#2.d
> > > 
> > >             Resolved (2018.09.16.12), ICANN's President and CEO is directed to
> > >             support the development of a solution for delegation of the strings
> > >             represented in the .AMAZON applications that includes sharing the use of
> > >             those top-level domains with the ACTO member states to support the cultural
> > >             heritage of the countries in the Amazonian region.
> > > 
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