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ICANN’s New gTLD Process and the Controversy over “Closed Generic” TLDs

As I mentioned in a previous post, ICANN has opened a public comment period on the issue of closed versus open generic TLDs in the context of its new gTLD process.  Some of the comments already posted are quite insightful and I was particularly struck by the thoughtful contribution drafted by Milton Mueller and other members of the Noncommercial Stakeholders Group (NCSG).