Monthly Archives: November 2011

auDA Foundation Review – Discussion Paper

The auDA Foundation is a charitable trust that was established by auDA in 2005. Its general objectives are to promote and encourage education and research activities that will enhance the utility of the Internet for the benefit of the Australian commun… Continue reading

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.com enquiries

A number of general enquiries that come through to the auDA office involve domain names that are not in the AU name space. Most of these are in the .com zone.
Often these queries come as referrals from other people and it is quite disheartening for the… Continue reading

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auDA Foundation Review Discussion Paper

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New Transfers (Change of Registrant) Policy takes effect today

Earlier this year auDA set up a Secondary Market Working Group (SMWG) of industry and consumer representatives to examine the operation of the .au secondary market and recommend actions that should be taken to address any identified market failures. Th… Continue reading

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Why lodge a claim under the auDRP?

Imagine this dilemma – your competitor Rob the builder has taken bobthefriendlybuilder.com.au, a domain name you want to register for your business.
You believe that you have better rights to it than Rob because one, your registered business name is “B… Continue reading

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Letter from Nairobi

Over the past few months, there’s been a sense that the IGF has been running out of steam, and that the whole concept of multi-stakeholder governance has had its day.
What a difference a week makes.
Late September saw the 6th Annual Internet Governance… Continue reading

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