ICANN New TLDs DAGv5
ICANN has published DAGv5 for new TLDs, what they're suggesting will be the "final" guidebook:
In my opinion, it's about as "final" as "Friday the 13th: The Final Chapter":
In other words, expect a few more sequels like "A New Beginning", "Jason Lives" and "The New Blood". :-)
I managed to put together some initial comments at:
Feel free to use the ideas if you agree with them. It would be nice if more folks would back a competing proposal (e.g. our "Ascended TLDs" approach which used the concept of easements; or that of the DOC/DOJ from 2008 which rejected presumptive renewal and called explicitly for tenders that operate for the benefit of consumers, etc.).
George Kirikos - (416) 588-0269