GAC Communiqué: Wants To Look At “Public Policy Implications of Holding Auctions to Resolve String Contention”

The Governmental Advisory Committee (GAC) of the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN) just issued its Buenos Aires Communiqué from the ICANN Meeting and “requests a briefing on the public policy implications of holding auctions to resolve string contention (including community applications)”.   The GAC considers that new gTLD registry operators should be …