MarkMonitor Submits Detailed Comments on Proposed Final Applicant Guidebook

With ICANN’s Colombia Meeting well underway, and the deadline for submitting comments on the Proposed Final Applicant Guidebook drawing to a close on December 10th, MarkMonitor has submitted detailed comments to ICANN.

Covering Module 1, Module 2, Module 4 and Module 5, the comments submitted address concerns over:

  • Application Batching
  • Objection Filing
  • IDN Variant TLDs
  • String Similarity Reviews
  • Community Priority Evaluations
  • Trademark Clearinghouse, Sunrises and Claims
  • Uniform Rapid Suspension
  • Registry Operator Code of Conduct

The ICANN Board is scheduled to meet on December 10th. They will be taking comments into consideration to potentially approve the Guidebook as final.