Re: [gnso-udrp-dt] Action Items From Today's Call
- To: Margie Milam <Margie.Milam@xxxxxxxxx>
- Subject: Re: [gnso-udrp-dt] Action Items From Today's Call
- From: Wendy Seltzer <wendy@xxxxxxxxxxx>
- Date: Mon, 04 Apr 2011 17:26:12 -0400
I'm sorry I had to miss the call. Did the group consider reaching out
through our networks to find additional viewpoints? For example,
academics who have studied the UDRP, and individuals who have been in
domain name disputes but who have not been represented by attorneys.
On 04/04/2011 05:15 PM, Margie Milam wrote:
> Dear All,
> Here is a brief summary of the action item's resulting from today's call:
> * David Taylor, John Berard, and I will work together to draft a
> questionnaire to send to each of the UDRP providers in the next few days, to
> be sent out as soon as possible.
> * We will schedule an initial webinar for late/April early March, for
> 90 minutes, organized as follows:
> o Each UDRP provider will be allocated five minutes to address how to make
> the UDPR more efficient, and to discuss/rank their top issues for
> improvements the UDRP (total of 20 min).
> o Each UDRP provider will be asked to recommend two panelists, from which
> a few speakers would be selected (for a total of 20 min) to discuss their
> o Each UDRP provider will also be asked to recommend two attorneys- one
> that regularly represents complainants, and one that regularly represents
> respondents, from which a few speakers would be selected (for a total of 20
> min) to discuss their issues
> o Remainder of the webinar for audience input
> * The purpose of the initial webinar is to help frame the issues for
> the drafting of the Issue Report. There will be additional opportunities for
> providers/panelists to provide information throughout this process,
> including, through scheduling a session in Singapore and additional webinars,
> and during the PDP itself should one be commenced.
> * It was suggested that a "Preliminary Issue Report" be published
> after the initial webinar, in time for the Singapore Meeting, and the opening
> of a public comment period that would run through and after the Singapore
> Meeting. After that, a "Final Issue Report" would be presented to the
> Council, which would incorporate comments received during the Singapore
> session and the public comment period.
> * Regarding additional documents to review- the IRT/STI comments
> filed during the public comment period for references to issues related to
> the UDRP, and WIPO's recently published annual report on its UDRP cases.
> Finally, Gisella will send around a doodle for next week Tues/Wed, for a
> follow-up call.
> Best regards,
> Margie Milam
> Senior Policy Counselor
Wendy Seltzer -- wendy@xxxxxxxxxxx +1 914-374-0613
Fellow, Princeton Center for Information Technology Policy
Fellow, Berkman Center for Internet & Society at Harvard University