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Update on the new gTLD Trademark Clearinghouse “strawman solution”

  • Steptoe & Johnson LLP
  • -
  • Global
  • -
  • March 21 2013

With the first delegations of new generic top-level domains (gTLDs) potentially just weeks away, organizations should be continuing to consider how

ICANN approves launch of the new generic top-level domain program

  • Steptoe & Johnson LLP
  • -
  • Global
  • -
  • June 20 2011

On June 20, 2011, during a special session held during this week’s meeting in Singapore, the Board of the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN) voted to approve the launch of its new generic top-level domain (gTLD) program

ICANN’s Trademark Clearinghouse: protecting your brand in the impending internet expansion

  • Steptoe & Johnson LLP
  • -
  • Global
  • -
  • October 21 2013

Over the next two years, the Internet domain landscape will change drastically. The Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN) has

Interpol seeks to limit access to websites with child sexual abuse

  • Steptoe & Johnson LLP
  • -
  • Global
  • -
  • October 30 2010

Recognizing that "the Internet plays a central role worldwide in the dissemination of child sexual abuse images," INTERPOL member countries voted last year to begin maintaining and distributing a "Worst of" list of domains that contain severe child sexual abuse material

Enforcement issues in the new gTLD program post-Toronto update

  • Steptoe & Johnson LLP
  • -
  • Global
  • -
  • November 2 2012

As a result of the highly active application period for new generic top-level domains (gTLDs), a thousand or more new domain spaces may be available on the Internet beginning as early as mid-2013

Potential implications for TLD operators and registrants of ICANN’s newly adopted gTLD safeguards

  • Steptoe & Johnson LLP
  • -
  • Global
  • -
  • July 5 2013

As a result of the submission to ICANN of over 1,900 applications for new top-level domains (TLDs) in 2012, concerns have been raised about the

Google takes the offensive on Internet freedom

  • Steptoe & Johnson LLP
  • -
  • Global
  • -
  • December 11 2010

Google and other Internet companies have taken it on the chin for cooperating with repressive regimes by censoring search results or disclosing information about political dissidents

ICANN publishes updated applicant guidebook for the new generic top-level domain program

  • Steptoe & Johnson LLP
  • -
  • Global
  • -
  • May 31 2011

On May 30, 2011, the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN) released an updated version of the Applicant Guidebook (AGB) for its upcoming new generic top-level domain (gTLD) program

Timeline finalized for 2011 rollout of new GTLD program

  • Steptoe & Johnson LLP
  • -
  • Global
  • -
  • November 19 2010

The landscape of the current Internet offers 21 generic top-level domains (gTLDs), such as .com, .net, .org, and others, through which domain names are registered and by which users navigate to websites

Intellectual property advisory: ICANN announces updated new gTLD program schedule

  • Steptoe & Johnson LLP
  • -
  • Global
  • -
  • June 4 2012

Following some delays in the application process, the window to apply for a new generic Top-Level Domain (gTLD) finally closed on Wednesday, May 30, 2012