German Appellate Court Rules on ICANN Request to Preserve WHOIS Data
LOS ANGELES – The Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN) announced in a press release a German High Court has ruled against ICANN's plea to reconsider the Court's own decision. ICANN has been pursui...
Wed, 19 Sep 2018 11:08:35 GMT

ICANN 2018 Nominating Committee Announces Updated Selections
LOS ANGELES – The ICANN 2018 Nominating Committee announced that Danko Jevtovic will begin a three-year term with the ICANN Board of Directors in Barcelona, Spain. This is an update to the ICANN 2018 Nominating Committe...
Mon, 17 Sep 2018 16:28:14 GMT

NZ Domain Name Commission Wins First Step in Lawsuit against US Company
WELLINGTON - New Zealand’s Domain Name Commission announced in that it has won a motion for preliminary injunction in a US lawsuit against the company DomainTools. According to the Commission, this is an important vic...
Mon, 17 Sep 2018 16:25:23 GMT

Data Protection/Privacy Update Webinar Scheduled for 26 September 2018
LOS ANGELES – The Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN) announced that it will hold a webinar on September 26, 2018 from 15:00 to 16:00 UTC to provide an update on recent ICANN data protection/priv...
Mon, 17 Sep 2018 16:21:30 GMT

European Parliament Adopts its Position on Digital Copyright Rules
BRUSSELS - European Parliament announced that it has adopted its revised negotiating position on copyright rules, adding safeguards to protect small firms and freedom of expression, according to the Parliament's official webs...
Mon, 17 Sep 2018 16:20:10 GMT

ARIPO Launches Regional IP Database
HARARE, Zimbabwe - The African Regional Intellectual Property Organization (ARIPO) announced that it has launched a Regional Intellectual Property (IP) Database at the ARIPO Headquarters in Harare, Zimbabwe. The centralized d...
Thu, 13 Sep 2018 17:32:27 GMT

ARIPO Launches Masters in Intellectual Property at KNUST, Ghana
HARARE - The Africa Regional Intellectual Property Organization (ARIPO) in collaboration with the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST) in Ghana have launched a two-year Master of Science in Intellectual ...
Mon, 10 Sep 2018 09:45:06 GMT

ICANN Conducts the Sunrise and Trademark Claims Survey
LOS ANGELES - The Sunrise and Trademark Claims announced that survey is available for individuals interested in sharing their feedback about these Rights Protection Mechanisms (RPMs). According to Internet Corporation for Ass...
Sun, 09 Sep 2018 11:46:23 GMT

IPOS Forges New Partnerships to Entrench Singapore as an IP and Innovation Hub
SINGAPORE – The Intellectual Property Office of Singapore (IPOS) announced new initiatives with a wide range of innovation stakeholders to entrench Singapore as an IP and innovation hub. According to IPOS, the partnersh...
Thu, 06 Sep 2018 16:10:00 GMT

ICANN Board Reaffirms Temporary Specification for gTLD Registration Data
LOS ANGELES - The Board of Directors of the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN) announced in a press release that it voted to reaffirm the “Temporary Specification for gTLD Registration Data...
Thu, 06 Sep 2018 16:07:33 GMT