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Six Key Takeaways from ICANN 56 in Helsinki

18 August 2016
Mayer Brown Legal Update

ICANN 56, the most recent public meeting of the nonprofit Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers, was held in Helsinki, Finland, in June 2016. The meeting covered a range of topics, and this Legal Update summarizes six takeaways from the meeting that should be of interest to brand owners, future applicants for generic top-level domains (gTLDs) and registry operators alike.


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