Re: [ga] If PIR is violating its own advisory charter, why do they expect to have .org renewed?
Veni and all, A bit after the fact, but better late than not at all. Yet this resignation doesn't change the fact he should never been on the Advisory Council in the first place and all ICANN BoD members should have known same. Veni Markovski wrote: > George, > I was just informed that Michael Mann has resigned from the Advisory Council. > > Thereby the problem with PIR breaching it´s own procedures is solved. > > best, > Veni > > At 09:21 PM 12.10.2006 '?.' -0700, George Kirikos wrote: > >Hello, > > > >According to the .org Advisory Council Charter: > > > >http://www.pir.org/PDFs/pir_ac_charter.pdf > > > >"Section 3:... No two members of the Council will be from the same > >non-commercial organization." > > > >Michael Mann and Angela Stuber are both from Grassroots.org: > > > >http://www.pir.org/AboutPIR/CouncilMembers.aspx > >http://www.grassroots.org/page.ww?section=Highlights&name=Content+Detail+-+Volunteer > >http://www.grassroots.org/page.ww?section=About&name=Board+of+Directors > > > >Apparently, when this was brought to the attention of PIR, instead of > >rectifying the issue, they "did not see a problem with it". > > > >http://www.domainstate.com/showthread.php3?s=&postid=327276#post327276 > > > >I have nothing against Grassroots.org, but perhaps ICANN and the public > >should seriously consider whether PIR, an organization that seemingly > >has no regard for their own charter, should be operating such an > >important registry as .org. Indeed, with presumptive renewal, it would > >be next to impossible to remove a registry operator. > > > >This is yet another reason why presumptive renewal should never exist > >in any registry agreement. > > > >Sincerely, > > > >George Kirikos > >http://www.kirikos.com/ > > Sincerely, > Veni Markovski > http://www.veni.com > > check also my blog: > http://blog.veni.com Regards, -- Jeffrey A. Williams Spokesman for INEGroup LLA. - (Over 134k members/stakeholders strong!) "Obedience of the law is the greatest freedom" - Abraham Lincoln "Credit should go with the performance of duty and not with what is very often the accident of glory" - Theodore Roosevelt "If the probability be called P; the injury, L; and the burden, B; liability depends upon whether B is less than L multiplied by P: i.e., whether B is less than PL." United States v. Carroll Towing (159 F.2d 169 [2d Cir. 1947] =============================================================== Updated 1/26/04 CSO/DIR. Internet Network Eng. SR. Eng. Network data security IDNS. div. of Information Network Eng. INEG. INC. ABA member in good standing member ID 01257402 E-Mail jwkckid1@xxxxxxxxxxxxx Registered Email addr with the USPS Contact Number: 214-244-4827