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Imminent enforcement deadlines in the new gTLD program
  • Steptoe & Johnson LLP
  • USA
  • January 28 2013

At this juncture, organizations may still have some opportunities to influence which new gTLDs are delegated (top-level enforcement), although the


House holds hearing on the new generic top-level domain program
  • Steptoe & Johnson LLP
  • USA
  • December 15 2011

On December 14, 2011, the United States House of Representatives’ Energy & Commerce Committee’s Subcommittee on Communications and Technology held a hearing entitled “ICANN’s Top-Level Domain Name Program.”


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: new gTLD program updates from the Dakar, Senegal ICANN meeting
  • Steptoe & Johnson LLP
  • Global
  • November 1 2011

We are pleased to provide updates from the recent ICANN meeting in Dakar, Senegal


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


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”


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


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


ICANN publishes new draft of applicant guidebook for the new generic top-level domain program
  • Steptoe & Johnson LLP
  • Global
  • April 18 2011

The Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN) released a new draft of the Applicant Guidebook (AGB) for its upcoming new generic top-level domain (gTLD) program on April 15, 2011


Protecting your brand in the social media space
  • Steptoe & Johnson LLP
  • China
  • February 24 2011

An internal policy on social media use becomes a strong weapon when policing external use of your brand, but communication is key - with both internal staff and those actively policing the online world