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Registration Directory Service (RDS-WHOIS2) Review Team Final Report

Open Date: 8 October 2019 Close Date: 25 November 2019 Originating Organization: ICANN Organization – Multistakeholder Strategy and Strategic Initiatives…

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Proposed Changes and new Additions to the IANA SLAs for ccTLD Creation and ccTLD Transfers

Open Date: 14 October 2019 Close Date: 25 November 2019 Originating Organization: ICANN Categories/Tags: IANA Naming Function Contract, ICANN/PTI Contract,…

Read More... DRAFT PTI and IANA FY21 Operating Plan and Budgets
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DRAFT PTI and IANA FY21 Operating Plan and Budgets

Open Date: 14 October 2019 Close Date: 27 November 2019 Originating Organization: Finance Categories/Tags: Operations/Finance Accountability/Transparency Brief Overview: Focusing on…

Read More... Call for Expressions of Interest (EoIs) for the At-Large Board Member Position 2019-2020 Cycle
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Call for Expressions of Interest (EoIs) for the At-Large Board Member Position 2019-2020 Cycle

LOS ANGELES – 21 October 2019 – On behalf of the Board Candidate Evaluation Committee (BCEC), the At-Large community is…

Read More... Implementation Plan for the GNSO Consensus Policy Relating to the Protection of Certain Red Cross Names
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Implementation Plan for the GNSO Consensus Policy Relating to the Protection of Certain Red Cross Names

Open Date: 23 October 2019 Close Date: 12 December 2019 Originating Organization: GDD Categories/Tags: Consensus Policy Implementation Brief Overview: This…

Read More... ICANN and PTI Publish Audited Financial Statements for FY19
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ICANN and PTI Publish Audited Financial Statements for FY19

LOS ANGELES – 29 October 2019 – Today, the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN) and Public Technical…

Read More... Successful Candidates Announced for ICANN67 Fellowship
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Successful Candidates Announced for ICANN67 Fellowship

LOS ANGELES – 1 November 2019 – Today, the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN) announced the 40…

Read More... Proposal for Future Root Zone KSK Rollovers
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Proposal for Future Root Zone KSK Rollovers

Open Date: 1 November 2019 Close Date: 31 January 2020 Originating Organization: IANA Categories/Tags: Operations/Finance Security/Stability Brief Overview: We are…

Read More... ICANN66 Montréal GAC Communiqué Now Available
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ICANN66 Montréal GAC Communiqué Now Available

MONTRÉAL, Canada – 6 NOVEMBER 2019 – Today, the Governmental Advisory Committee (GAC) of the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names…

Read More... 2022 ICANN Public Meeting – Community Forum Location Announced
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2022 ICANN Public Meeting – Community Forum Location Announced

MONTREAL, Canada – 7 November 2019 – Today, the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN) announced that San…

Read More... Call for SOs/ACs to Nominate Fellowship Program Mentors
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Call for SOs/ACs to Nominate Fellowship Program Mentors

LOS ANGELES – 13 November 2019 – ICANN’s Supporting Organizations (SOs) and Advisory Committees (ACs) are invited to nominate one…

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Call for SOs/ACs to Nominate Fellowship Program Mentors

LOS ANGELES – 13 November 2019 – ICANN’s Supporting Organizations (SOs) and Advisory Committees (ACs) are invited to nominate one…

Read More... ICANN68 Fellowship Application Round Now Open
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ICANN68 Fellowship Application Round Now Open

LOS ANGELES – 15 November 2019 – Today, the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN) opened the Fellowship…

Read More... Country Code Top-Level Domains Can Now Participate in ICANN’s Domain Abuse Activity Reporting (DAAR) System
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Country Code Top-Level Domains Can Now Participate in ICANN’s Domain Abuse Activity Reporting (DAAR) System

LOS ANGELES – 19 November 2019 – Today, the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN) announced that country…

Read More... ICANN Announces NextGen@ICANN67 Participants
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ICANN Announces NextGen@ICANN67 Participants

LOS ANGELES – 06 December 2019 – The Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN) has announced the individuals…

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Mandy (Kathryn A.) Carver Appointed Senior Vice President of ICANN’s Government & IGO Engagement Team
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Mandy (Kathryn A.) Carver Appointed Senior Vice President of ICANN’s Government & IGO Engagement Team

LOS ANGELES – 6 December 2019 – The Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN) today announced that Mandy…

Read More... Singapore Joins Locarno Agreement as 58th Member
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Singapore Joins Locarno Agreement as 58th Member

WIPO Director General Francis Gurry on Dec. 19, 2019, received Singapore’s instrument of accession to the Locarno Agreement Establishing an…

Read More... Póroro exaltado por su ilustración
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Póroro exaltado por su ilustración

Póroro y Crong se anotan en un concurso de dibujo, pero surgen problemas cuando se descubre que alguien ha copiado…

Read More... Are You Looking to Brand or Rebrand Your Business?
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Are You Looking to Brand or Rebrand Your Business?

If you’re considering a rebrand or are setting up a new venture start by taking this post on board as…

Read More... WIPO Begins Public Consultation Process on Artificial Intelligence and Intellectual Property Policy
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WIPO Begins Public Consultation Process on Artificial Intelligence and Intellectual Property Policy

Geneva, December 13, 2019PR/2019/843 The World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) today launched a public consultation process on artificial intelligence (AI)…

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传统知识和知识产权的历程——亚夸诺伊的故事

尽管知识产权制度可以用来弘扬和保护传统知识(即源自古代并通常口口相传的知识),但传统知识并非总是受到常规知识产权制度的保护。这部4分钟的动画短片,讲述了一个虚构的土著社区——亚夸诺伊人——在处理知识产权和传统知识的关键问题时的经历。

Read More... في عالم المعارف التقليدية والملكية الفكرية – حكاية شعب الياكوانوي
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في عالم المعارف التقليدية والملكية الفكرية – حكاية شعب الياكوانوي

يمكن استخدام نظام الملكية الفكرية للنهوض بالمعارف التقليدية (أي المعارف القديمة العهد التي تكون غالباً شفهية) وحمايتها، غير أن المعارف…

Read More... Summary: 24nd Session of WIPO’s Development Committee (CDIP)
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Summary: 24nd Session of WIPO’s Development Committee (CDIP)

Irfan Baloch, Director of WIPO’s Development Agenda Coordination Division and the Secretary of WIPO’s Committee on Development and Intellectual Property…

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Read More... 5 Things every Domain Name Registrant (That’s You!) should know about ICANN’s Uniform Domain Name Dispute Resolution Policy
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5 Things every Domain Name Registrant (That’s You!) should know about ICANN’s Uniform Domain Name Dispute Resolution Policy

5 Things every Domain Name Registrant (That’s You!) should know about ICANN‘s Uniform Domain Name Dispute Resolution Policy (UDRP) and…

Read More... What Does It Mean When You Trademark A Name?
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What Does It Mean When You Trademark A Name?

Your brand name should be a “barrier to entry” – protecting you against the threats that competitors potentially present. Just…

Read More... WIPO Director General Welcomes Australia’s Donation for Continuing Support of IP Capacity-Building Projects
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WIPO Director General Welcomes Australia’s Donation for Continuing Support of IP Capacity-Building Projects

Geneva, December 4, 2019PR/2019/842 WIPO Director General Francis Gurry has welcomed a fresh contribution of funds from Australia that represents…

Read More... Licensing or Franchising To Take Your Business to the Next Level
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Licensing or Franchising To Take Your Business to the Next Level

Licensing and franchising are effective ways to take your business to the next level. Businesses in the UK that are…