[registrars] Recommendations to VGRS to Modify Registered Name Deletion Processes
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Verisign-GRS has requested that interested ICANN participants provide VGRS
with recommendations that will assist them in addressing the challenges
faced by the registry during the domain name deletion cycle.
There are a number of possible solutions to this problem, so it is important
VGRS adopt a solution that conforms to the basic principles endorsed by
This proposal attempts to document these basic principles and proposes a
simple recommendation that will allow VGRS to undertake a rational delete
cycle process without inadvertently harming or hinder the various
This document is not intended to act as a "final offer" from various ICANN
stakeholders, but rather as a first step towards a rational solution. As
progress thus far indicates, only together can this problem truly be solved
to the benefit of all involved.
Ross Wm. Rader
Director, Innovation & Research