Internet Commerce Association NEWS

How Does the Booking.com Decision Affect My Generic Domain Names?
In an 8-1 decision, the Supreme Court of the United States agreed with the Internet Commerce Association’s position that under certain ...
Internet Commerce Association - Wednesday, July 1, 2020 - 11:59
INTERNET COMMERCE ASSOCIATION FILES SUPREME COURT BRIEF
Should generic .com domain names never be entitled to trademark protection? When a domain name like booking.com is identified as a bran...
Internet Commerce Association - Wednesday, February 19, 2020 - 19:18
Tell ICANN what you think of their plan to raise the price of .com!
Your .COM domain name is going to cost over 30% more unless ICANN, the group in charge of the domain name system, listens to the public...
Internet Commerce Association - Saturday, February 8, 2020 - 9:20
ICA Public Comment to ICANN on the .COM price increase
The ICA submitted its comment to ICANN in connection with the Proposed Amendment 3 to the .COM Registry Agreement. ICA voices its conce...
Internet Commerce Association - Wednesday, January 15, 2020 - 13:40
ICA Member Profile: Jack Kalfayan
Jack Kalfayan is the the founder and CEO of Apex Moon, a domain acquisition and brokerage firm that specializes in premium top-level do...
Internet Commerce Association - Wednesday, January 8, 2020 - 12:0
ICA STATEMENT on ICANN’S ANNOUNCED CHANGES to the .COM REGISTRY AGREEMENT
ICANN’s announcement that it “reached a proposed agreement” with Verisign to amend the .com registry agreement raises serious concerns ...
Internet Commerce Association - Friday, January 3, 2020 - 12:29
Take Part in the NTEN Organized Community Call on the Internet Society Sale of PIR / .ORG
NTEN is organizing a call this Thursday, December 5th, at 12 PM PST, 3 PM EST. They will be joined by Electronic Frontier Foundation, T...
Internet Commerce Association - Tuesday, December 3, 2019 - 11:4
ICA Calls for ICANN to Withhold Approval of Purported .Org Registry Sale
The original justification for awarding the .Org registry contract to ISOC was its public interest focus and commitments. If ISOC is no...
Internet Commerce Association - Friday, November 15, 2019 - 12:40
ICA PARTICIPATES IN WIPO 20TH ANNIVERSARY SYMPOSIUM
Zak Muscovitch, General Counsel of the ICA, was invited by the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) to present at its sympos...
Internet Commerce Association - Monday, October 28, 2019 - 11:31
2020 Lonnie Borck Memorial Award Nominations
We’re happy and proud to announce that nominations for ICA’s 2020 Lonnie Borck Memorial Award are now open! With NamesCon’s generous su...
Internet Commerce Association - Tuesday, October 1, 2019 - 15:49
ICA’s Letter to ICANN’s Ombudsman on his Response to NameCheap’s Request for Reconsideration
During ICANN’s public comment period on lifting price caps on .org domains, over 3200 people submitted comments, overwhelmingly o...
Internet Commerce Association - Thursday, September 12, 2019 - 22:48
ICA Advises ICANN Board to Support Existing Protections for International Organizations
ICA’s recommendation is that while IGOs and INGOs should have effective access to rights protection mechanisms which reasonably meet th...
Internet Commerce Association - Wednesday, August 21, 2019 - 16:57