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Update on the new gTLD objection process
  • Steptoe & Johnson LLP
  • Global
  • March 15 2013

Following the submission of over 1,900 applications for new generic top-level domains (gTLDs) in 2012, ICANN has been proceeding with the new gTLD


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


Intellectual property advisory: Senate holds hearing on the new generic top-level domain program
  • Steptoe & Johnson LLP
  • Global, USA
  • December 12 2011

On December 8, 2011, The United States Senate Committee on Commerce, Science, & Transportation held a full committee hearing to examine the merits and implications of the New gTLD Program and ICANN’s continuing efforts to address concerns raised by the Internet community


New gTLD program updates from the January 5, 2012 ICANN Board of Directors informational meeting
  • Steptoe & Johnson LLP
  • Global
  • January 10 2012

As many organizations are now aware, the application period for the new generic top-level domain (gTLD) program is set to open on January 12, 2012


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


Intellectual property advisory: WIPO releases updated information on new gTLD legal rights objections
  • Steptoe & Johnson LLP
  • Global
  • February 13 2012

After much anticipation and preparation, the application period for the new generic top-level domain program opened on January 12, 2012 and will accept new entries until March 29, 2012 and remain open until April 12, 2012


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


Intellectual property advisory: the new gTLD program - post-Prague update
  • Steptoe & Johnson LLP
  • Global
  • July 25 2012

Earlier in 2012, the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers conducted an application process for new generic top-level domains, which will allow, for the first time, organizations to customize their Internet addresses to the right of the “dot”


Steptoe cyberlaw podcast interview with Jim Lewis
  • Steptoe & Johnson LLP
  • Global
  • January 7 2015

Our guest for the first podcast of 2015 is Jim Lewis, a senior fellow and director of the Strategic Technologies Program at CSIS, where he writes on


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