Takeaways from ICANN 49 in Singapore

ICANN 49 addressed, among other things, the following issues:

  • the Governmental Advisory Committee (GAC) safeguard advice;
  • the Qualified Launch Program (QLP) for registry operators;
  • Specification 13 to the new gTLD Registry Agreement for dot brand registries;
  • the Internet Assigned Numbers Authority’s (IANA’s) transition away from the US National Telecommunications and Information Administration (NTIA);
  • rights protection mechanism (RPM) circumvention; and
  • intergovernmental organization (IGO) abbreviations.

For a summary of the outcomes on these issues, see Katten’s takeaways from ICANN 49.

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