ICANN Resolutions » 2002-10-31 - Wait-Listing Service

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2002-10-31 - Wait-Listing Service

Resolution of the ICANN Board
WLS Reconsideration Request

Board refers correspondence from VeriSign, requesting reconsideration of 3 conditions in Resolution 02.100, to Reconsideration Committee.

Meeting Date: 
周四, 31 十月 2002
Resolution Number: 
Implementation Actions: 
  • Refer VeriSign's request to Reconsideration Committee.
    • Responsible entity: ICANN Board
    • Due date: None provided
    • Completion date: 31 October 2002
Resolution Text: 

Whereas, in resolution 02.100 the Board authorized the President and General Counsel to conduct negotiations with VeriSign toward appropriate revisions of the .com and .net registry agreements to permit the offering of a Wait-Listing Service under stated conditions;

Whereas, on 16 October 2002 VeriSign's Deputy General Counsel sent ICANN's outside counsel a letter "formally request[ing] that the Board reconsider three of [the conditions] at the Shanghai meeting";

Whereas, the Board's reconsideration policy states that "[r]equests for review or reconsideration must be submitted by email to reconsider@icann.org";

Whereas, the Board is of the view that, despite VeriSign's failure to comply with the published procedures for seeking reconsideration, the letter should be treated as if it were submitted to the e-mail address;

Whereas, the Reconsideration Committee currently has pending a request (No. 02-5) also seeking review of the Board's action in resolution 02.100;

Resolved [02.124] that VeriSign's 16 October 2002 letter is hereby referred to the Reconsideration Committee, with instructions to treat it as if it had been submitted on that date to the e-mail address as required by the Reconsideration Policy.

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