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Re: [wg-b] An idea?
At 12:11 14-05-2000 -0400, Michael D. Palage wrote:
> I think it offers an interesting idea that was never considered. I
> would like to hear any "constructive" feedback that people have on this idea.
>Temporarily Modified UDRP During the Rollout of a New Top-Level Domain Name
>Any new top-level domain would be added to the root with no preferential
>pre-registration rights. However, in those top-level domains where
>additional trademark protection would be deemed necessary to thwart abusive
>bad faith registration, a modified UDRP would apply for a limited time
>period, say 30 to 60 days.
While I agree it is a new concept, to a degree it was anticipated by the
IAHC. The original concept was for a 60 day waiting period before *any*
new SLD/gTLD would be delegated. That caused a great uproar in the
Internet community. It was softened to a voluntary 60 day delay. However,
the registrant would be disadvantaged in case the registration was
challenged if he/she had refused the voluntary 60 day delay.
I like your proposal.
Regards, BobC, who still likes the X, Y, Z proposal.