[gtld-tech] Update to reserved names list for new gTLDs

Avri Doria avri at acm.org
Thu Sep 19 13:06:16 UTC 2013


Just a note.

We are getting indications that this is just a temporary list, and that once the GNSO IGO/INGO WG submits its report, the list may be revised.
Of course that may just be wishful thinking.


On 19 Sep 2013, at 08:59, Jaap Akkerhuis wrote:

>    This was a topic discussed by the New TLD Applicant Group and
>    Registry Stakeholder Group who all agree that we need this list
>    from ICANN.
>    ICANN - Please advise as to when you all can provide the
>    authoritative list that you will hold registries accountable to?
>    Any discretion left to the operators will be a disaster from a
>    compliance perspective and places an unfair and unrealistic burden
>    on the registries.
> And if you are asking this, you should also realise that the names of
> the countries do change over time [1]. The short names do change less
> then the long names but they do. You might want to ask ICANN how to
> deal with the changed information that as well.
> 	jaap
> [1] See http://www.iso.org/iso/home/standards/country_codes/updates_on_iso_3166.htm

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