GNSO Drafts and Working Documents

Last Updated: 20 March 2015

This Drafts Page is a chronological listing of the latest work products produced within the GNSO and under consideration.

Document Date Author Issue
Responses to WG to develop recommendations on new gTLD auction proceeds (PDF) 2015-03-19 Secretariat GNSO
GNSO Review Working Party Timeline (PDF) 2015-03-09 Working party GNSO
SCI Review Request – overlap of waiver and resubmission (PDF) 2015-03-05 Working group GNSO
SCI Review Request - motions (PDF) 2015-03-05 Working group GNSO
GNSO Review of GAC Communique (PDF) 2015-02-24 Policy Staff GNSO
Preliminary Recommendations - Issue Scoping (PDF) 2015-01-27 GNSO - GAC Consultation Group GNSO
GNSO Council to Namazi on Name Collisions (PDF) 2015-01-12 Working Group GNSO
Draft Letter: Board Letter Concerning ICANN Board Resolution Concerning Planning for Future gTLD Application Rounds (PDF) 2015-01-12 Discussion Group GNSO
GNSO Council Report to the Board for the adoption of the IRTP Part D PDP Recommendations (PDF) 2015-01-05 Policy Staff GNSO
GAC Communique draft framework (PDF) 2014-12-11 GNSO Council GNSO
Council Reply Comment on Nominating Committee Recommendations from the Board Working Group (PDF) 2014-12-02 Council members GNSO
Cross Community Working Group (CCWG) Charter enhancing ICANN Accountability (PDF) 2014-11-03 Cross Community Working Group GNSO
Draft Charter CWG Internet Governance (PDF) 2014-05 Working Group GNSO
Proposed election time table for GNSO Council Chair (PDF) 2014-08-26 GNSO Secretariat GNSO Council chair election
Cross Community Working Group to Develop an IANA Stewardship Transition Proposal on Naming Related Functions (PDF) 2014-08-14 Cross Community Working Group IANA Stewardship Transition Proposal GNSO Council
Comparison Table of GAC Advice, GNSO Recommendations & Proposed GNSO Council Modification (As of 22 June 2014) (PDF) 2014-07-15 Policy Staff GNSO
Proposed Amendment/Modification to the Current GNSO Policy Recommendations Relating to Red Cross Terms and IGO Acronyms at the Second Level (PDF) 2014-07-14 Policy Staff GNSO
Briefing Note on process for amending IGO/INGO policy recommendations (PDF) 2014-07-09 Policy Staff GNSO Council
Draft Charter: Working Group Charter for a Policy Development Process for IGO and INGO Access to Curative Rights Protections (PDF) 2014-06-24 Working group GNSO
Draft WG Charter for a Policy Development Process for IGO and INGO Access to Curative Rights Protections WG (PDF) 2014-05-25 Working group GNSO
Final Issue Report on Amending the UDRP and the URS Procedure for Access by Protected IGOs and INGOs (PDF) 2014-05-25 Working group GNSO
GNSO Review: Forming GNSO Review Working Party (PDF) 2014-05-06 GNSO Review Team GNSO
Functions Transfer Process – Early Stage Draft Charter (PDF) 15 April 2014 Internet Working Group to develop an IANA stewardship transfer GNSO
GAC-GNSO Consultation Group Charter on GAC Early Engagement in GNSO Policy Development Processes (PDF) 2014-03-19 GAC-GNSO Consultation Group GAC Early Engagement in GNSO Policy Development Processes
Cross-community WG Framework for use of Country and Territory names as TLDs (FUCTTWG) Draft Charter (PDF) 2014-03 Working Group GNSO/ccNSO
GNSO Operating Procedures (PDF) 2014-03-12 Working Group To address resubmission of Motions and WG Self Assessment
GNSO Council Report to the ICANN Board | IGO-INGO PDP (PDF) 2014-01-21 Mary Wong GNSO
GNSO PDP Improvements – Table- Updated (PDF) 2014-01-16 Policy Staff GNSO
GNSO Council Report to the ICANN Board | IGO-INGO PDP (PDF) 2014-01-13 Mary Wong GNSO
Draft Charter GNSO Metrics and Reporting Working Group (PDF) 2014-01-10 Working Group GNSO
GNSO PDP Improvements – Table- Updated (PDF) 2014-01-08 Policy Staff GNSO
IGO-INGO Final Report – Annex 4 – Issue Report Template Request Form (PDF) 2013-11-18 Policy Staff GNSO
Updated GNSO PDP Improvements Table Including Proposed Next Steps (PDF) 2013-11-14 Policy Staff GNSO
Revised Draft Charter PDP WG Translation-Transliteration Contact Information (PDF) 2013-11-06 Working Group GNSO
GNSO Buenos Aires Draft Agenda v5 (PDF) 2013-10-31 GNSO Council vice chair GNSO Council – Buenos Aires Meeting
GNSO PDP Improvements Table Updated (PDF) 2013-10-25 Policy Staff GNSO
Revised Working Group Charter for a Policy Development Process to Address Privacy & Proxy Services Accreditation Issues arising under the 2013 Registrar Accreditation Agreement (PDF) 2013-10-22 ICANN Policy Staff GNSO
Revised Draft PDP Charter – remaining Issues not covered under the RAA (PDF) 2013-10-10 ICANN Policy Staff GNSO
Issue chart for the GNSO RAA remaining issues PDP on Privacy (PDF) 2013-10-10 ICANN Policy Staff RAA
GNSO Buenos Aires Draft Agenda v2 (PDF) 2013-10-10 GNSO Council vice chair GNSO Council – Buenos Aires Meeting
Revised Charter for Standing Committee on GNSO Improvements Implementation (PDF) 2013-10-08 Standing Committee GNSO Council
Charter PDP WG translation and Transliteration Contact information (PDF) 2013-09-12 Working Group GNSO
GNSO PDP Improvements Table (PDF) 2013-09-23 ICANN Policy Staff Policy Development Process (PDP)
GNSO Buenos Aires Draft Agenda v1 (PDF) 2013-09-05 GNSO Council Vice Chair GNSO Council – Buenos Aires Meeting
String Confusion Notes (PDF) 2013-09-05 GNSO Council gTLD GNSO Consensus Policy Recommendations
GNSO POLICY DEVELOPMENT PROCESS : Opportunities for Streamlining & Improvements (PDF) 2013-08-22 ICANN Policy Staff Policy Development Process
Letter from Joint ccNSO-GNSO IDN Group (JIG) to ccNSO and GNSO Councils (PDF) 2013-07-12 Joint ccNSO-GNSO IDN Group (JIG) IDN Variant TLD Board Resolution Response & Implementation Considerations
Policy & Implementation Working Group - Charter (PDF) 2013-07-04 Policy & Implementation Drafting Team  
Draft Letter from Joint ccNSO-GNSO IDN Group (JIG) to ccNSO and GNSO Councils (PDF) 2013-06-25 Joint ccNSO-GNSO IDN Group (JIG) IDN Variant TLD Board Resolution Response & Implementation Considerations
ccNSO Comments and Suggestions on GNSO Draft Principles Cross Community WG's (PDF) 2013-06-11 ccNSO Council Cross Community Working Groups
GNSO Operating Procedures (PDF) 2013-06-04    
Excerpt of PDP Manual Modified to address Suspension of a PDP (PDF) 2012-12-12 GNSO Standing Committee on Improvements Implementation (SCI) Policy Development Process
GNSO Operating Procedures Manual – Revisions Redline (PDF) 2012-12-12 GNSO Standing Committee on Improvements Implementation (SCI) Policy Development Process
GNSO Council Report to the ICANN Board Inter-Registrar Transfer Policy Part C Policy Development Process (PDF) 2012-11-07 Policy Staff IRTP
IGO-INGO Protection PDP WG Charter (PDF) 2012-11-07 IGO-INGO Protection PDP WG Charter Drafting Team IGO-INGO Protection
Final 'Thick' Whois PDP Working Group (WG) Charter (PDF) 2012-10-08 Drafting Team Thick Whois
Draft Letter from Stéphane van Gelder - GNSO Council Chair to Bertrand de la Chapelle - ICANN Board (PDF) 2012-09-13 Stéphane van Gelder - GNSO Council Chair Impact of New gTLDs on ICANN's Structure
Fake Renewal Notices (PDF) 2012-09-11 Mason Cole Fake Renewal Notices
Draft Letter from Stéphane van Gelder - GNSO Council Chair to ICANN Board (PDF) 2012-08-27 Stéphane van Gelder - GNSO Council Chair Whois Review Team Final Report
Proposed Election Time Table for GNSO Council Chair 2012 (PDF) 2012-07-13 GNSO Council Chair GNSO Council Chair Elections
Advice Requested by ICANN Board Regarding Definitions, Measures, and Targets for Competition, Consumer Trust and Consumer Choice (PDF) 2012-06 Consumer Trust Working Group Consumer Metrics
Consumer Metrics: Draft letter from GNSO to GAC (PDF) 2012-05-23 GNSO Council Chair Consumer Metrics
Locking of a Domain Name Subject to UDRP Proceedings PDP Working Group - Proposed Charter (PDF) 2012-03-05 ICANN Policy Staff Locking of a Domain Name Subject to UDRP Proceedings
International Olympics Committee Red Cross names(IOC/RC)Drafting Team Status Report (PDF) 2012-02-29 Jeff Neuman, Chair of the IOC/RC Drafting Team New gTLDS
GNSO Council Recommendations Report on Inter-Registrar Transfer Policy Part B, Recommendation #8 (PDF) 2012-02-22 Policy Staff Inter-Registrar Transfer Policy Part B

Draft Costa Rica GNSO Weekend Working Schedule (PDF)

2012-02-16 ICANN Staff ICANN Costa Rica Meeting

GNSO Council Recommendations Report on Inter-Registrar Transfer Policy Part B, Recommendation #9 part 2 (PDF)

2012-02-06 Policy Staff Inter-Registrar Transfer Policy Part B

Final Issue Report on 'Thick' Whois (redline version) (PDF)

2012-02-02 ICANN Policy Staff Whois

Staff Proposal- Inter-Registrar Transfer Policy Part B - Recommendation #8 Standardizing and Clarifying WHOIS status messages (PDF)

2012-01-26 ICANN Policy Staff Inter-Registrar Transfer Policy Part B

Comments of the Intellectual Property Constituency on the Inter-Registrar Transfer Policy Part B, Staff Proposal Recommendation #8 and Staff Proposal Recommendation #9, Part 2 (PDF)

2011-12-31 Intellectual Property Constituency Inter-Registrar Transfer Policy Part B

Draft Principles for Cross-Community Working Groups (CWGs) (PDF)

2011-12-23 Cross Community Working Group Cross Community Working Groups

Draft Board Update for GNSO Council Consideration (PDF)

2011-12-09 GNSO Council WHOIS

GNSO Outreach Task Force (PDF)

2011-10-18 Outreach Task Force Drafting Team GNSO improvements

Final Report of the Joint SO/AC New gTLD Applicant Support Working Group (PDF)

2011-09-13 Joint SO/AC New gTLD Applicant Support Working Group New gTLDs
Outreach Task Force Draft Charter (PDF) 2011-09-09 Outreach Task Force Drafting Team GNSO Improvements
Joint SO/AC Working Group (WG) Charter - Consumer Choice, Competition and Innovation Working Group (CCI) (PDF) 2011-09-07 Consumer Choice, Competition and Innovation Working Group (CCI) New gTLDs
Whois Survey Drafting Team Draft Charter (PDF) 2011-07-20 Whois Survey Drafting Team Whois
Draft charter for Consumer Choice, Competition and Innovation Working Group (CCI) (PDF) 2011-07-21 Consumer Choice, Competition and Innovation Working Group (CCI) New gTLDs
Operations Steering Committee Recommended Revisions to Proxy Voting Procedures Submitted to GNSO Council (PDF) 2011-06-14 Operations Steering Committee GNSO Improvements
Cross-Community Working Groups within the ICANN Framework: An ICANN GNSO Discussion Document (PDF) 2011-06-14 GNSO Cross Community Drafting Team Cross Community Working Groups
HSTLD Position Statement (PDF) 2011-05-27 Mikey O'Connor - HSTLD Advisory Group member Cross Community Working Groups
Draft Principles for Cross-SO/AC Working Groups (CWGs) (PDF) 2011-05-19 ICANN Policy Staff Cross Community Working Groups
Joint Supporting Organisiation (SO)/Advisory Committee (AC) Working Group on New gTLD Applicant Support (JAS WG) JAS Issues and Recommendations - Draft Second Milestone Report (PDF) 2011-05-08

JAS Working Group

New gTLDs
Joint ccNSO-GNSO IDN Working Group (JIG) Final Report on Single Character IDN TLDs (PDF) 2011-03-30 JIG Working Group IDN's
GNSO Operating Procedures - Proposed Revisions to Section 5.0 Provided by the GNSO Operations Steering Committee (PDF) 2011-02-23 GNSO Council Operations Work Team GNSO Improvements
Recommendations to Develop a Global Outreach Program to Broaden Participation in the GNSO (PDF) 2011-01-21 GNSO Operations Steering Committee Constituency & Stakeholder Group Operations Work Team GNSO Improvements
Proposed Discussion of Cross-SO/AC Policy Development Work (PDF) 2010-10-28 ICANN Policy Staff Cross-SO/AC WGs
GNSO Operating Procedures - Proposed Revisions to Section 5.0 (PDF) 2010-10-15 GNSO Council Operations Work Team GNSO Improvements
New gTLD Recommendation 6 Cross-Community Working Group Terms of Reference (PDF) 2010-08-25 New gTLD Recommendation 6 Community Working Group New gTLDs
New gTLD Recommendation 6 - Community Working Group terms of Reference (PDF) 2010-08-25 New gTLD Recommendation 6 Community Working Group New gTLDs
New gTLD Recommendation 6 Cross-Community Working Group Terms of Reference (PDF) 2010-08-18 New gTLD Recommendation 6 Community Working Group New gTLDs
GNSO Work Prioritization Project List & Final Council Value Ratings (PDF) 2010-06-23 ICANN Policy Staff GNSO Work Prioritization
GNSO Operating Procedures Proposed Chapter 4.0 – Voting (OSC Draft v3) (PDF) 2010-06-11 GNSO Council Operations Work Team GNSO Improvements
GNSO Operating Procedures Proposed Chapter 5.0 – SOI/DOI (OSC Draft v2) (PDF) 2010-06-11 GNSO Council Operations Work Team GNSO Improvements
GNSO Operating Procedures Proposed Section 3.8 – Absences & Vacancies (OSC Draft v1) (PDF) 2010-06-11 GNSO Council Operations Work Team GNSO Improvements
CSG Recommendations-Task 1 (OSC Draft v1) (PDF) 2010-05-27 Constituency and Stakeholder Group Operations Work Team GNSO Improvements
GNSO Operating Procedures - Section 2.1: Council Member Term Limits and Definition of a "Special Circumstance" (PDF) 2010-05-24 GNSO Council Operations Work Team GNSO Improvements
GNSO Operating Procedures - Section 2.4 Board Seat Elections (PDF) 2010-05-24 GNSO Council Operations Work Team GNSO Improvements
DRAFT JAS WG Charter (Joint SO/AC Working Group on New gTLD Applicant Support) 2010-05-10 JAS WG New gTLDs
Draft Terms of Reference for WHOIS Proxy/Privacy Services "abuse" study (PDF) 2010-04-28 ICANN Policy Staff Whois
Staff recommendation concerning the GNSO Work Prioritization Project List (PDF) 2010-04-30 ICANN Policy Staff GNSO Improvements
Final Consolidated Report OSC: Communication & Coordination Team (CCT) (PDF) 2010-04-12   GNSO Improvements
GNSO Work Prioritization - Section 6 and ANNEX (Council - 9 April 2010) (PDF) 2010-04-09 Work Prioritization Model Drafting Team (WPM-DT) GNSO Work Prioritization Proposal
Draft Plan for the Joint GAC/GNSO meeting in Nairobi (PDF) 2010-02-17 GNSO drafting team GAC/GNSO meeting Nairobi
AoC DT Action Plan for Development of GNSO Endorsement of RT Volunteers (PDF) 2010-02-10 Affirmation Reviews Requirements (ARR) Drafting Team AoC
Proposed Process for GNSO Endorsement of Nominees to the Affirmation of Commitments Accountability and Transparency Review Team (PDF) 2010-02-10 Affirmation Reviews Requirements (ARR) Drafting Team AoC
GNSO Working Group Guidelines (PDF) 2010-02-05 Policy Process Steering Committee (PPSC) Working Group (WG) Work Team (WT) GNSO Improvements
Operating Procedures for GNSO Council Proposed 28 January 2010 Election of Board Seat 13 (PDF) 2010-01-28 ICANN Policy Staff GNSO Improvements
Draft GNSO Council response to the draft proposal on the Affirmation Reviews Requirements and Implementation Processes (PDF) 2010-01-18 Affirmation Reviews Requirements drafting group Affirmation of Commitments
Request for PDP-WT Face-to-Face Meeting (PDF) 2009-12-03 Policy Development Process (PDP) Work Team GNSO Improvements
Tool Kit Services Recommendations for Key GNSO Organizations (PDF) 2009-11-05 Submission of the GNSO Constituency and Stakeholder Group Operations Work Team to the GNSO Operating Steering Committee GNSO Improvements
Proposed Dates for GNSO Council Meetings 2009-2010 (PDF) 2009-11-23 ICANN Staff GNSO Council
Joint ccNSO-GNSO IDN Working Group (JIG WG) Draft Charter (clean version) (PDF) 2009-10-30 Joint ccNSO-GNSO IDN Working Group IDNs
Joint ccNSO-GNSO IDN Working Group (JIG WG) Draft Charter (redline version) (PDF) 2009-10-30 Joint ccNSO-GNSO IDN Working Group IDNs
Tool Kit Services Recommendations for Key GNSO Organizations (PDF) 2009-10-18 Submission of the GNSO Constituency and Stakeholder Group Operations Work Team to the GNSO Operating Steering Committee GNSO Improvements
Report on the Issue of Whether the Task 1, Subtask 4 Recommendations Should Be Sent to the Operations Steering Committee Ahead of the Other Task 1 Recommendations (PDF) 2009-10-17 Rafik Dammak - Non-Commercial Users Constituency
S. Kshatriya - Individual (India)
Victoria McEvedy - Intellectual Property Interests Constituency
Dr. Shahram Soboutipour - Individual (Iran)
GNSO Improvements
Recommendations of the Communications / Coordination Team - ICANN GNSO Operations Steering Committee (PDF) 2009-10-07 Submission of the ICANN GNSO Operations Steering Committee GNSO Improvements
Internationalized Registration Data Draft Charter for the Working Group (PDF) 2009-09-27 ICANN Staff GNSO Improvements
Amended Motion to Approve Plan for Bicameral Council Seat Transition 2009-09-17 Chuck Gomes, GNSO Council Vice Chair GNSO Improvements
GNSO Council Operating Procedures - Public Comment Draft (PDF) 2009-09-17 ICANN Staff GNSO Improvements
Draft Plan for Bicameral Council Seat Transition 2009-09-03 Chuck Gomes, GNSO Council Vice Chair GNSO Improvements
RAA Drafting Team Charter (PDF) 2009-09-03 Steve Metalitz RAA
Revised Joint ccNSO-GNSO IDN Working Group (JIG) Draft Charter (PDF) 2009-07-21 Edmon Chung - GNSO, Zhang Jian - ccNSO IDN
IDN Group Charter (PDF) (PDF) 2009-07-16 Edmon Chung IDN
Joint ccNSO-GNSO IDN Working Group (JIG) Draft Charter (PDF) 2009-07-16 Edmon Chung - GNSO, Zhang Jian - ccNSO IDN
Suggested Additional Stakeholder Group Charter Elements to Ensure Transparency, Openness, Fairness and Representativeness Principles (PDF) 2009-07-15 ICANN Staff GNSO Improvements
By-laws Article X: Generic Names Supporting Organization (PDF) 2009-06-23 Policy Staff Bylaws
Draft IDN Group Charter (PDF) 2009-06-23 Edmon Chung IDN
Article X: GNSO; Section 1. Description (PDF) 2009-06-12 ICANN Staff GNSO Improvements
Inter-Registrar Transfer Policy (IRTP) Part B (PDF) 2009-05-28 Marika Konings Transfers
Draft IDN Group Charter (PDF) 2009-05-27 Edmon Chung IDN
ICANN Bylaw Changes Related to GNSO Restructuring and Improvements (PDF) 2009-03-27 ICANN Policy Staff GNSO Improvements
GNSO Principles for Allocation of Travel Support Funds for ICANN Meeting (PDF) 2009-02-28 GNSO Travel Drafting Team Travel
Initial Report on the Inter-Registrar Transfers Policy - Part A Policy Development Process (PDF) 2009-01-08 Marika Konings Transfers
Current list of proposed RAA amendments (PDF) 2008-12-16 ICANN Staff RAA
Status report on GNSO "improvements" and Restructuring activities (PDF) 2008-12-09 GNSO Council chair/ICANN Staff GNSO Improvements
RyC Recommendations for Whois Studies - GNSO Council working Sessions Cairo - 1 November 2008 (PDF) 2008-10-29 Registry Constituency Whois
GNSO Improvements Implementation Plan (PDF) 2008-09-24 GNSO Improvements Planning Team GNSO Improvements
ICANN GEOGRAPHIC REGIONS (PDF) 2008-08-25 GNSO Geographic regions drafting Team Geographic Regions
GNSO Council Comments in IDNC WG Final Report (PDF) 2008-07-31 GNSO Council drafting Team; Co-ordinator: Edmon Chung IDN
GNSO Improvements - Top Level Plan (PDF) 2008-06-21 GNSO Improvements Planning Team GNSO Improvements
GNSO Improvements - Top Level Plan (PDF) 2008-06-21 GNSO Improvements Planning Team GNSO Improvements
Implementation Advisory: Domain Tasting - Implementing GNSO Recommendations and Proposed ICANN Budget Changes (PDF) 2008-06-16 ICANN Staff Domain Tasting
GNSO Improvements - Top Level Plan (PDF) 2008-05-22 GNSO Improvements Planning Team GNSO Improvements
GNSO Final Report on Inter-Registrar Transfer Policy: Clarification of Reasons for Denial (PDF) 2008-04-09 Olof Nordling Inter-Registrar Transfers
INTER-REGISTRAR TRANSFER POLICY ISSUES - PDP Recommendations (PDF) 2008-03-19 Volunteer Prioritisation Committee and Co-ordinator Chuck Gomes Inter-Registrar Transfers
ICANN Synthesis on Single-Character Domain names at the Second-Level (PDF) 2008-02-27 Patrick Jones - ICANN Staff SLDN
GNSO Comments in Response to the ccNSO-GAC Issues Report on IDN Issues - Final Draft (PDF) 2008-02-20 GNSO Council IDN
Draft Bylaw Amendment on Absentee Voting (PDF) 2008-02-15 Philip Sheppard, Chuck Gomes, Robin Gross, ICANN Staff Absentee Voting
GNSO Comments in Response to the ccNSO-GAC Issues Report on IDN Issues - Final Draft (PDF) 2008-02-10 GNSO Council IDN
GNSO Draft Final Report on Domain Tasting (PDF) 2008-02-08 Olof Nordling Domain Tasting
GNSO Comments on the IDNC Initial Report (PDF) 2008-02-01 GNSO IDNC Participants IDN
GNSO Comments in Response to ccNSO-GAC IDN Issues Report (PDF) 2008-01-31 GNSO Council IDN
DRAFT - GNSO Council Request to Board to Enable Full Enfranchisement of the GNSO Council's Voting Responsibilities v5 (PDF) 2008-01-17 Philip Sheppard, Chuck Gomes, Robin Gross Proxy Voting
Message to Board relating to Resolution 07.89 (PDF) 2007-12-20 GNSO Council IDN
Message to Board relating to Resolution 07.89 - draft 0.3 (PDF) 2007-12-20 GNSO Council IDN
Final Report from the Inter-Registrar Transfers Issues Prioritization Committee (PDF) 2007-12-20 Ross Rader Inter-Registrar Transfers
Issues Regarding Proxy Voting (PDF) 2007-12-19 Liz Gasster and Dan Halloran Proxy Voting
Nominating Committee Job Description for GNSO Council (PDF) 2007-11-30 Avri Doria Nominating Committee
IPC Proposed Revised IGO DRP (PDF) 2007-11-28 IPC IGO DRP
GNSO Comments in Response to the ccNSO-GAC Issues Report on IDN Issues Working Group Final Draft -- Revised 28 October 2007 (PDF) 2007-10-28 Chuck Gomes IDN
Important points from the GNSO responses discussed in greater detail in Parts A and B below (PDF) 2007-10-28 Chuck Gomes IDN
Reference Implementation Document New Top-Level Domains Draft (PDF) 2007-10-25 RPM working group Rights Protection Mechanism
GNSO Comments in Response to the ccNSO-GAC Issues Report on IDN Issues - Working Group 21 August 2007 Final Draft -- with edits as of 12 October 2007 (PDF) 2007-10-12 Chuck Gomes WG Chair IDN
Staff Implementation Notes WHOIS WG Report (PDF) 2007-10-11 Liz Gasster Whois
Staff Overview of Recent Whois activities (PDF) 2007-10-11 Liz Gasster Whois
Draft Outcomes Report of the Domain Name Tasting ad hoc group V1.6 (PDF) 2007-10-04 Mike Rodenbaugh WG Chair, ICANN Staff Olof Nordling, Patrick Jones Domain Tasting
Staff Report on the Whois Study Requested by the GNSO Council (PDF) 2007-10-04 Liz Gasster Whois
WHOIS Summary of available and upcoming data points (PDF) 2007-10-04 Liz Gasster Whois
Staff Report on a Draft IGO Domain Name Dispute Resolution Procedure (PDF) 2007-09-28 ICANN Staff IGO DRP
Draft Outcomes Report of the GNSO Ad Hoc Group on Domain Name Tasting v1.4 (PDF) 2007-09-27 Mike Rodenbaugh WG Chair, ICANN Staff: Olof Nordling, Patrick Jones Domain Tasting
Staff Overview of Recent GNSO WHOIS Activity (PDF) 2007-09-13 Liz Gasster Whois
ICANN Staff Proposed Implementation Document on GNSO Reserved Names Working (PDF) 2007-09-04 Patrick Jones Reserved Names
Advisory Concerning Inter-Registrar Transfer Policy (PDF) 2007-08-23 ICANN Services Staff Transfers
Communication to GNSO on Policy Issues Arising from Transfer Review (PDF) 2007-08-23 ICANN Services Staff Transfers
Points of Clarification Inter-Registrar Transfer Policy (PDF) 2007-08-23 ICANN Services Staff Transfers
DRAFT GNSO Comments in Response to the ccNSO-GAC Issues Report on IDN Issues Working Group Final Draft (PDF) 2007-08-21 Chuck Gomes, WG Coordinator IDN
WG coordinator (PDF) 2007-08-21 Chuck Gomes IDN
Final Outcomes Report of the WHOIS Working Group 2007 (version 1.9) (PDF) 2007-08-20 Philip Sheppard, WG Chair Whois
Outcomes Report of the WHOIS working group version 1.8 (PDF) 2007-08-13 Philip Sheppard, WG Chair Whois
Draft Outcomes Report of the WHOIS working group version 1.6 (PDF) 2007-08-02 Philip Sheppard, WG Chair Whois
GNSO Final Report Introduction of New Generic Top-Level Domains (PDF) 2007-07-30 Liz Williams New-gTLDs
Policies for Contractual Conditions - ICANN Staff Discussion Points (PDF) 2007-07-27 ICANN Services Staff Policies for Contractual Conditions
Draft Outcomes Report of the WHOIS working group version 1.5 (PDF) 2007-07-19 Philip Sheppard, WG Chair, and Maria Farrell, ICANN Staff Whois
Draft Outcomes Report of the WHOIS working group version 1.4 (PDF) 2007-07-12 Philip Sheppard, WG Chair, and Maria Farrell, ICANN Staff Whois
DRAFT Outcomes Report of the Whois Working Group version 1.3 (PDF) 2007-06-28 Philip Sheppard, WG Chair; Maria Farrell, ICANN Staff Whois
International Dispute Resolution (background information) (PDF) 2007-06-23 ICANN Consultants New-gTLDs
Draft Outcomes Report of the Whois Working Group (PDF) 2007-06-21 Maria Farrell Whois
Draft New gTLD Evaluation Process (PDF) 2007-06-20 ICANN Services Staff New-gTLDs
Draft Outline of New gTLD Registry Agreements (PDF) 2007-06-19 ICANN Legal Staff New-gTLDs
Draft Outline - New gTLD RFP (PDF) 2007-06-19 ICANN Services Staff New-gTLDs
Introduction of New Top-Level Domains - ICANN Staff Discussion Points (PDF) 2007-06-19 ICANN Services Staff New-gTLDs
GNSO new TLDs Committee Introduction of New Generic Top-Level Domains Part A: Final Report (PDF) 2007-06-18 Liz Williams New-gTLDs
GNSO new TLDs Committee Introduction of New Generic Top-Level Domains Part B: Final Report (PDF) 2007-06-18 Liz Williams New-gTLDs
GNSO new TLDs Committee Part B: Final Report Introduction of New Generic Top-Level Domains (PDF) 2007-06-17 Liz Williams New-gTLDs
Protection of Rights Others Working Group Final Report (PDF) 2007-06-01 Kristina Rosette and Liz Williams New-gTLDs
Task Force Report - Policies for Contractural Conditions - Existing Registries - PDP Feb 06 (PDF) 2007-04-10 Liz Williams Policies-Contractual Conditons
GNSO New TLDs Committee Draft Final Report: Introduction of New Generic Top-Level Domains - Dispute Settlement Considerations (PDF) 2007-03-23 Miriam Sapiro New-gTLDs
Outcomes Report of the GNSO Internationalized Domain Names Working Group (IDN WG) 2007-03-22 Ram Mohan and Olof Nordling IDN
GNSO new TLDs Committee Draft Final Report Introduction of New Generic Top-Level Domains (PDF) 2007-03-16 Liz Williams New-gTLDs
New gTLD Application Evaluation Process (PDF) 2007-03-16 Liz Williams New-gTLDs
GNSO Reserved Name Working Group (PDF) 2007-03-16 C. Gomes & T. Denton Reserved Names
Summary Report on Other Names Reserved at the Second Level (PDF) 2007-03-07 C. Greer Reserved Names
DRAFT Report on Names Reserved at the Third Level (PDF) 2007-03-07 Greg Shatan Reserved Names
ICANN and IANA Reserved Names (PDF) 2007-03-06 Tim Denton Reserved Names
DRAFT Report: Controversial Names Reserved Names Report for RN-WG (PDF) 2007-03-06 Avri Doria Reserved Names
Tagged Name Reserved Names Report for RN-WG (PDF) 2007-03-06 Chuck Gomes Reserved Names
DRAFT Controversial Names Reserved Names Report for RN-WG - Revised 6 March 2007 (PDF) 2007-03-06 Tim Ruiz Reserved Names
Reservations of nic, www, and whois for Registry Operations (PDF) 2007-03-01 Timothy Denton Reserved Names
New gTLD Application Evaluation Process [PDF] (PDF) 2007-02-23 Karen Lentz New-gTLDs
GNSO DRAFT Task Force Report on Policies for Contractual Conditions: Existing Registries (PDPFeb06) 2007-02-18 Liz Williams pdp-feb-06
GNSO new TLDs Committee - Draft Final Report Introduction of New Generic Top-Level Domains 2007-02-15 Liz Williams pdp-dec-05
GNSO Straw Poll Recommendations for Policies for Contractual Conditions: Existing Top Level Domains (PDF) 2006-11-27 Liz Williams pdp-feb-06
GNSO New TLDs Committee - Draft Final Report - Introduction of New Generic Top-Level Domains (PDF) 2006-11-14 Liz Williams New-gTLDs
Introduction of New Top-Level Domains - ICANN Staff Discussion Points (PDF) 2006-11-14 Liz Williams New-gTLDs
Draft Report Policies for Contractual Conditions, Existing gTLDs Policy Development Process (PDF) 2006-11-07 Liz Williams pdp-feb-06
Policies for Contractual Conditions, Existing Top Level Domains - Rapporteur Group B - Working Document - 27 October 2006 (PDF) 2006-10-27 Jonathan Nevett pdp-feb-06
Policies for Contractual Conditions, Existing gTLDs Policy Development Process - Rapporteur Group A Meeting - 24 October 2006 (PDF) 2006-10-24 Transcript pdp-feb-06
Policies for Contractual Conditions, Existing Top Level Domains - Rapporteur Group A - Working Document - 24 October 2006 (PDF) 2006-10-24 Marilyn Cade pdp-feb-06
PDP Feb 06: Policies for Contractual Conditions: Expert Materials - draft 2 (PDF) 2006-10-18 Liz Williams pdp-feb-06
Policies for Contractual Conditions, Existing gTLDs Policy Development Process - Rapporteur Group A Meeting - 17 October 2006 (PDF) 2006-10-17 Transcript pdp-feb-06
Policies for Contractual Conditions, Existing gTLDs Policy Development Process - Rapporteur Group A Meeting - 13 October 2006 (PDF) 2006-10-13 Transcript pdp-feb-06
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DRAFT GNSO Recommendation Summary 2006-09-19 New-gTLDs Committee New-gTLDs
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