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News & Events

9.7.2011

.Brand: New TLDs Are Coming — Are You Ready?

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The Board of the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (“ICANN”) recently approved a plan to expand the availability of top-level domains (“TLDs”), enabling creative new TLDs, including private brands (e.g., .canon), communities (e.g., .catholic) and locations (e.g., .chicago). The TLD is the portion of a domain name to the right of the dot.

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This article first appeared in Oregon Business magazine.