- To: biz-tld-agreement@xxxxxxxxx, org-tld-agreement@xxxxxxxxx, info-tld-agreement@xxxxxxxxx
- Subject: Objection
- From: Open Software Development <ossdevel@xxxxxxxx>
- Date: Tue, 05 Sep 2006 17:31:36 -0400
To the Board of Directors of ICANN,
I am writing to note my strong objection to the terms and conditions of
the proposed contracts for the .info/.biz/.org TLD.
In particular the elimination of price caps, the introduction of tiered
pricing and the strengthening of presumptive renewal are terms that are
not in the best interest of registrants and will hinder the growth and
development of online businesses.
I strongly urge to you to reject these contracts and re-start the
negotiation process taking into account the upcoming recommendations of
your own policy committee (GNSO) and to advocate strongly for the
interests of the broad internet community to produce a balanced and fair