ICANN Resolutions » 1999-11-04 - Agreements Among ICANN, Department of Commerce, Network Solutions
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Board approves agreements among Network Solutions, Inc., the United States Department of Commerce, and ICANN, and directs their implementation.
WHEREAS, the Board has been presented with proposed agreements among Network Solutions, Inc., the United States Department of Commerce, and ICANN, consisting of a Registry Agreement, a revised Registrar Accreditation Agreement, an NSI Registrar Transition Agreement, a revised NSI/Registrar License and Agreement, an Amendment 19 to the NSI/U.S. Government Cooperative Agreement, an Amendment 1 to the Memorandum of Understanding between ICANN and the United States Department of Commerce, and attachments to those documents;
WHEREAS, drafts of these agreements were posted on the ICANN web site and public comments received, both in writing and at a public forum held November 3, 1999;
WHEREAS, based on the comments various changes have been made to the posted documents, resulting in the agreements now before the Board; it is
RESOLVED [resolution 99.132], that the President is authorized to sign the agreements to which ICANN is a party in the form presented to the Board, with any minor technical corrections and modifications he determines appropriate;
FURTHER RESOLVED [resolution 99.133], the President is authorized to take such actions as appropriate to implement the agreements.