October 28, 2020
Brian Winterfeldt and Griffin Barnett

WHOIS, the RPM Review and Future gTLD Rounds: Takeaways from ICANN 69

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Brian Winterfeldt and Griffin Barnett of Winterfeldt IP Group have published a new article on the World Trademark Review's blog, "WHOIS, the RPM review and future gTLD rounds: takeaways from ICANN 69." This article discusses key developments from the ICANN 69 virtual meeting, which took place from October 13-15 and 19-22, 2020. These topics include: abuse in the domain name system; access to domain name registration data; the ongoing Rights Protection Mechanism Review, with particular attention during this meeting to the Uniform Rapid Suspension System (URS); and subsequent procedures for upcoming rounds of new gTLDs. WTR subscribers can read the full article here, or please reach out to us at internet@winterfeldt.law if you would like to discuss these or any other ICANN developments in detail.

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