Re: [alac] Analysis of .coop, .museum, and .aero renewals
At 06:06 PM 12/30/2005, John R Levine wrote:
> I'm trying to think up technical or other reasons why ICANN cares if > there are going to be 20 people in a TLD or 20 thousand. There's the > money ICANN gets from each domain registration. What else?
Yes, and I thought the application fees were supposed to cover ICANN's evaluation and negotiation costs. The ongoing oversight costs to ICANN for a TLD should be negligible, especially if it has few registrants.
Wendy Seltzer -- wendy@xxxxxxxxxxx
Visiting Assistant Professor of Law, Brooklyn Law School
Fellow, Berkman Center for Internet & Society