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  • To: <comments-closed-generic-05feb13@xxxxxxxxx>
  • Subject: Generic TLD's
  • From: <Larry.Cohen@xxxxxx>
  • Date: Tue, 12 Mar 2013 10:42:54 -0000

It is difficult to see how truly generic terms can be closed.  I would
be concerned that making generic terms closed will lead to increased
competition litigation, and to a clash with trademark law, as generic
terms are by definition not capable of distinguishing the goods or
services of one company from those of another


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