ICANN62 Leaves Many Unanswered Questions for IP Owners

Published: June 28, 2018

While at ICANN 62 in Panama June 25-28, INTA members participated in negotiating an expedited policy development process to finalize ICANN’s policies regarding the registrant data directory system also known as WHOIS. It remains unclear whether the scope of the process will include the issues of accreditation and access to WHOIS information, which is critical for brand protection. A full account of the meeting will appear in the July 15th INTA Bulletin. Meanwhile, if you are having trouble access WHOIS data please share your story at [email protected]