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Re: [discuss] Notes - Names Council Meeting, San Jose - 062599

On Mon, 28 Jun 1999 15:21:23 -0700, Kent Crispin <kent@songbird.com>

>On Mon, Jun 28, 1999 at 02:45:51PM -0700, Cthulhu's Little Helper wrote:
>> If the registrar operates under one country's laws, particularly if that
>> registrar is in cooperation with that local government, there's nothing
>> really stopping said registrar or government from saying, "Your rules 
>> do not apply in our country.  We will abide by our own laws in this
>> matter."
>And indeed, that is precisely what is contemplated in the WIPO 
>recommendations.  They *never* take precedence over law.

What about when they grant rights greater than what the law allows?
Or support claims that do not meet the standards of proof?

William X. Walsh
General Manager, DSo Internet Services
Email: william@dso.net  Fax:(209) 671-7934

The Law is not your mommy or daddy to go crying
to every time you have something to whimper about.