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Re: The Fame Claim List -was [wg-b] notification as compromise?

At 11:11 08.09.99 -0400, Martin B. Schwimmer wrote:

>How precisely are the holdings of the Avery and Clue cases arguments
>against putting DN registrants on notice of prior rights?

actually they're an argument for registering every common word in all the 
dictionaries and every common name from every country in the world in the 
hypothetical "watch" system, with a notification to the registrant saying 
"you've got this domain, but that doesn't mean you can block similar 
domains from being registered, because you're using a common word"......


Harald Tveit Alvestrand, Maxware, Norway