World Intellectual Property Organization

Second WIPO Internet Domain Name Process

The Recognition of Rights and the Use of Names in the Internet Domain Name System

 

ANNEX I
List of Governments, Organizations and Persons Participating and Submitting Formal Comments

 

I. STATES

COUNTRY

AGENCY

WIPO2
RFC-1

WIPO2
RFC-2

WIPO2
RFC-3

PARTICIPATION
AT
CONSULTATIONS

Argentina

Misión Permanente de la República Argentina

   

X

 
 

Instituto Nacional de Propiedad Industrial

     

X

Australia

Government of Australia

 

X

   
 

Department of Foreign Affairs & Trade

     

X

 

National Office for the Information Economy (NOIE)

X

   

X

 

IP Australia

     

X

 

Australian Communications Authority

     

X

 

Australian Competition & Consumer Commission (ACCC)

   

X

X

 

Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation (CSIRO)

     

X

 

Consumer and Business Affairs Victoria (CBAU)

     

X

 

Brisbane City Council

   

X

 

Brazil

Ministério do Desenvolvimento e Indústria

     

X

Canada

Government of Canada

     

X

 

Industry Canada

     

X

Colombia

Dirección Nacional de Derecho de Autor
Unidad Administrativa Especial

 

X

X

 

Chile

Embajada de Chile

     

X

Denmark

Ministry of Information Technology and Research

     

X

France

Ministère de l’Économie, des Finances et de l’Industrie

     

X

 

Institut national de la propriété industrielle (INPI)

X

     
 

Institut national des appellations d’origine (INAO)

     

X

Germany

German Patent and Trademark Office

X

     

Ghana

Ministry of Education

     

X

 

Ministry of Justice

     

X

 

Ministry of Trade and Industry

     

X

 

Ministry of Transport and Communications

     

X

 

Attorney General’s Department

     

X

 

Copyright Office

     

X

 

Registrar General’s Department

     

X

 

Land Title Registry

     

X

Hungary

Hungarian Patent Office

   

X

 

Israel

Patent Office, Ministry of Justice

 

X

   

Lithuania

State Patent Bureau of Republic of Lithuania

X

 

X

 

Mexico

Instituto Mexicano de la Propiedad Industrial (IMPI)

 

X

X

 
 

Instituto Nacional del Derecho de Autor

   

X

X

Japan

Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry (METI)

   

X

 

Netherlands

Directorate-General for Telecommunications and Post, Ministry of Transport, Public Works and Water Management

 

X

   

Norway

Norwegian Patent Office

     

X

Paraguay

Ministerio de Relaciones Exteriores

     

X

Republic of Korea

Korean Intellectual Property Office (KIPO)

   

X

 

Republic of Moldova

State Agency on Industrial Property

Protection of the Republic of Moldova

 

X

   

Russian Federation

Federal Institute of Industrial Property

 

X

X

 

Slovakia

Mission of the Slovak Republic to the E.C.

     

X

South Africa

Government of the Republic of South Africa

 

X

   

Spain

Ministerio de Ciencia y Tecnología
Oficina Española de Patentes y Marcas

 

X

X

 
 

Ministerio De Agricultura, Pesca y Alimentacion

   

X

 

Sweden

National Post and Telecom Agency

     

X

Switzerland

Federal Office for Communication

     

X

 

Swiss Federal Institute of Intellectual Property

 

X

X

 

United Kingdom

The Patent Office

   

X

 

United States of America

United States Department of Commerce

Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO)

   

X

X

 

Office of Advocacy: US Small Business Administration

X

 

X

X

 

II. INTERGOVERNMENTAL ORGANIZATIONS

ORGANIZATION

WIPO
RFC-1

WIPO
RFC-2

WIPO
RFC-3

PARTICIPATION
AT
CONSULTATIONS

European Commission

 

X

X

X

European Patent Office (EPO)

 

X

   

International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO)

 

X

X

 

International Labor Office(ILO)

X

 

X

 

International Maritime Organization (IMO)

 

X

X

 

International Monetary Fund (IMF)

 

X

   

International Organization for Migration (IOM)

 

X

X

 

Office for Harmonization in the Internal Market (OHIM)

     

X

Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW)

 

X

   

Preparatory Commission for the

Comprehensive Nuclear-Test-Ban Treaty Organization (CTBTO)

 

X

   

Union of Industrial Employees of the Confederation of Europe (UNICE)

     

X

United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO)

 

X

   

United Nations Framework Convention on

Climate Change (UNFCCC)

 

X

   

United Nations Industrial Development

Organization (UNIDO)

X

     

United Nations Information Centre

     

X

United Nations, Office of Legal Affairs

   

X

 

World Health Organization (WHO)

X

X

X

X

World Trade Organization (WTO)

 

X

   

 

III. NON-GOVERNMENTAL ORGANIZATIONS

ORGANIZATION

WIPO2
RFC-1

WIPO2
RFC-2

WIPO2
RFC-3

PARTICIPATION
AT
CONSULTATIONS

ACM Internet Governance Project

X

     

American Civil Liberties Union (ACLO)

 

X

   

American Intellectual Property Law Association (AIPLA)

 

X

X

 

American Medical Association (AMA)

     

X

Argentine Chamber of Databases and On Line Services (CABASE)

   

X

X

Association for Computing Machinery’s Internet Governance Project

   

X

 

Asociación Interamericana de la Propiedad Industrial (ASIPI)

 

X

   

Association des Praticiens en droit des Marques et des Modèles (APRAM)

   

X

 

Association for Domain Owners’ Rights

 

X

   

Association of European Trade Mark Owners (MARQUES)

 

X

   

Brazilian Intellectual Property Association (ABPI)

 

X

X

 

Bureau Inter professionnel du Cognac

     

X

Center for Democracy & Technology

X

     

Center for Information & Communication Technology

     

X

Centre for Scientific Research into Plant Medicine

     

X

Council of European National Top Level Domain Registries (CENTR)

     

X

Consumer Project on Technology

 

X

   

Copyright Coalition on Domain Names (CCDN)

 

X

X

 

Deutsche Industrie und Handelstag (DIHT)

X

     

European Brands Association (AIM)

 

X

X

 

European Broadcasting Union

   

X

 

European Communities Trade Mark Association (ECTA)

   

X

 

European Digital Media Association (EDIMA)

     

X

European Federation of Pharmaceutical Industries and Associations (EFPIA)

X

X

X

X

European Telecommunication Standards Institute (ETSI)

     

X

Fédération des producteurs de Châteauneuf du Pape

 

X

   

Fédération internationale des Conseils en Propriété Industrielle (FICPI)

X

X

X

X

German Association for Industrial Property and Copyright (GRUR)

     

X

Ghana National Chamber of Commerce & Industry

     

X

Institute of Industrial Research, Legon

     

X

Instituto de la Mediana y Pequeña Industria Valenciana (IMPIVA)

     

X

International Association for the Protection of Industrial Property (AIPPI)

 

X

X

 

International Chamber of Commerce (ICC)

   

X

 

Instituto Latinoamericano de Alta Technologia,

Informática y Derecho (ILATID)

   

X

 

International Trademark Association (INTA)

X

X

X

X

Law & Technology Committee, Auckland District Law Society

   

X

 

Motion Picture Association of America (MPAA)

X

 

X

X

Office international de la vigne et du vin (OIV)

X

     

The Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN)

     

X

The Law Society of Scotland

 

X

   

TLD Lobby (Leah Gallegos)

 

X

   

TLD Lobby (Leah Gallegos)

X

     

United States Adopted Names Council Program at American Medical Association (USAN)

X

X

 

X

United States Council for International Business

 

X

   

 

 

IV. CORPORATIONS AND PROFESSIONAL FIRMS

CORPORATION/PROFESSIONAL FIRMS

WIPO2
RFC-1

WIPO2
RFC-2

WIPO2
RFC-3

PARTICIPATION
AT
CONSULTATIONS

5th Estate (Miles Donovan)

   

X

 

14us2.com (Billy Reynolds)

X

     

.au Domain Administration Board (auDA)

 

X

 

X

Aaction (Murage)

X

     

Ace Consultancy Prime-5 (Aashutosh C. Pradhan)

 

X

   

ACR Internet Solutions, Ltd. (Julian Hall)

X

     

AFNIC/Nic.france

     

X

Africa Telecom

     

X

AIMAC Center for ADR (Louise E. Dembeck)

X

     

Aique Erupo Editor (Alina Baruj)

     

X

Ali’s Publications/Weblady, Inc. (Alinea Marinaccio)

   

X

 

Anakena.com (Jean-Paul Andrivet)

 

X

X

X

Anibal Alejandro Pardint

     

X

Apex Lawconsult

     

X

Aplication Tubutaria SA (Edward Losovit)

     

X

Arnold Block Labler (Belinda Slattery)

     

X

Assonime

     

X

Astra Zeneca (Sue Evans)
X

ATR (Turner Rentz)

X

     

B & L Trading Service, Inc. (Phillippe)

X

     

Baker & McKenzie (Edwin Garrisson)

     

X

BCL International

     

X

Bemlyn Abogados (Manzini Fernando)

     

X

Berteig Information Systems (Mishkin Berteig)

X

     

BNA’s Electronic Commerce & Law Department (Mark Cutler)

     

X

Bogaert & Vandemeulebroeke (Landwell)

     

X

Bookkeeping.com (Christopher Stewart)

X

     

Livingstone North Communications (Brent Gregory)

X

     

British Telecommunications plc

 

X

   

Brons & Salas (Marisa Alejandra Carsco)

     

X

Bsystems Ghana Limited

     

X

Bufete Chaves Corrales & Associades

X

     

Bush Gardens Inc.

   

X

 

CACI (Tony Dennum)

X

     

CaliforniaCom (Lary Loebig)

     

X

Canadian Internet Registration Authority (Deborah Duffy)

     

X

CarolinaPeach.com (Adam Wood)

X

     

Castello Cities Internet (David J. Castello)

X

     

Castello Cities Internet Network, Inc. (Michael Castello)

X

     

Celltel Limited

     

X

CentralNic (Stephen Dyer)

     

X

Chiomenti Law Firm

     

X

Choice FM

     

X

CITIBANK (Maria Laura Mancuso)

     

X

Clarks Modet & Co. (Mariana Cambisso)

     

X

Clifford Chance

     

X

CMV Carpet Co. (C.M. Withers)

X

     

Comine Gestor Internet Brasil
(Vicente Landim de Macelo Filho)

     

X

Command Computer Consulting (Gary Peterson)

X

     

Commercial Internet eXchange Association (CIX)

 

X

   

Computer and Technology New

     

X

Computer-Data Services Ltd.

     

X

Cooper & Dunham LLP (Donna A. Tobin)

X

     

Cordelia.net (Cordelia Salter-Nour)

     

X

Couturier & Partners Law Firm

     

X

Craig NG

     

X

Cuatrecasas Abogados

X

   

X

Cyber Image

     

X

Cyberminers (Christian Sampson)

 

X

   

Danneman Siemsen Bigler
(Alvaro Loureiro Olivers)

     

X

David Goldstein

     

X

David King

     

X

Davies Collison Cave (Michael Wolnizer)

     

X

Davies Collison Cave (Sally Forceman)

     

X

Dhania BVA

     

X

Dipcon – Domain and Intellectual Property Consultants AB

 

X

   

DotComTrader.com (Mark Clyer)

X

     

Downhill, Inc (Brent Grove)

X

     

Dreamport, Inc. (Israel Vaughn)

X

     

EasyLink Services Corporation’s
(Maria Politis Moutsatsos)

   

X

X

Elzaburu (Luis H. De Larramendi)

X

X

X

 

ES-NIC (.es ccTLD)

 

X

   

Estudio Bianchi (Roberto A. Bianchi)

     

X

Estudio Gold-Berkenwald (Gustavo Daniel Tanús)

     

X

Estudio Millé (Antonio Millé)

     

X

Estudio Ojeda Ayzarnazabal
(Geronimo Ayzarnazabal)

     

X

Fernando Gago (Cancilleria)

     

X

Ferrer Reyes Tellechea & Bouche
(Santiago Ferrer Reyes)

     

X

Ferrer Reyes, Tellechea & Bouche
(Julia Tellechea)

     

X

Fish & Richardson, P.C. (Merton Thompson and Laura Rinzel)

   

X

 

Frank Spano (PR247)

X

Fugar & Company

     

X

G.I.I.T

     

X

Gameshop.com (Josh McCormick)

X

     

GenericTerms.com (E. Lipsey)

X

     

Ghana Broadcasting Corporation (GBC)

     

X

Ghana Classifieds

     

X

Ghana News Agency (GNA)

     

X

Ghana Telecom

     

X

Glymina & Company

     

X

Griffith Hack (John Terry)

     

X

Herbert Geer & Rundle (Jacinta Bayard)

     

X

Hotdot.com (Daryl Tempesta)

     

X

.humanrights (Len Lindon)

     

X

Ian Johnston

     

X

Icannchannel.de (Alexander Svensson)

 

X

X

 

imc2.com (Jordan Gallagher)

     

X

InstantApproval.net (Mike Sernocky)

     

X

Intellectual Property Left (Hee Seob)

     

X

International Technologies (John Barry)

     

X

Japan Network Information Center (JPNIC) (Toshi Tsubo)

     

X

Owiredu-Gyampoh & Associates (Joe Lamptey)

     

X

Joinin.com (Paul Cotton)

X

     

JoyFM

     

X

Junko Katada

     

X

Kwame Asante & Associates

     

X

Latenvia Inc. (Nicolas Cafaro)

     

X

Leon & Mujica (Rodrigo Leon)

   

X

 

Lexconsult & Co.

     

X

Lithur & Co.

     

X

Logie-Smith Lanyon (Mark Williams)

     

X

Logistics Pty Ltd. (Adrian Stephen)

   

X

 

Lunarnet (Mike Maxwell)

X

     

Lynes Quashie-Idun & Co.

     

X

Maddock Lonie & Chisholm Lawyers (Eli Fried)

     

X

Mail Pro USA (Bill Calihan)

X

     

Mallesons Stephen Jacques (Effie Markopoulos)

     

X

Marva O’farrel Y Mairal (Agustin Bastanchuri)

     

X

McDonald & Association (Chris McDonald, Sr.)

X

     

Melbourne IT, INWW (Jan Webster)

     

X

Mindbeam LLL (Arthur Brodsky)

     

X

MKTV.Com, Inc. (Alex Hochberger)

X

     

National Journal Technology Daily (M. Sirhal)

     

X

NetherlandsAntilles.com (William Johnson)

   

X

X

Network Solutions (Fred Cundiff)

     

X

NewsBank, Inc. (Katherine Audlin)

X

     

Nic Chile (Margarita Valdés)

   

X

X

Nic Chile (Patricio Poblete)

     

X

Nominet UK

   

X

X

Normandy Ghana Gold Ltd.

     

X

Ntrakwah & Co.

     

X

Nu Visions (Peter)

X

     

Opms.net (Richard Houlihan)

X

     

Pan Stellar Combine (Bernard H.P. Gilroy)

X

     

Phama Consulting International
(Jean-Pierre Lalain)

   

X

 

Phillips Ormonde & Fitzpatrick (Scott Gardner)

     

X

Pillars.net (Robert Vincent)

     

X

Prempeh & Co. (Akufo-Addo)

     

X

PRICEWATERHOUSE COOPERS

     

X

Primetime Ltd.

     

X

PrintDay.com, Inc. (Carols Tabora)

X

     

PTI Networks, Inc.

     

X

Quansah & Co.

     

X

Quist, Brown, Wontumi & Mills Solicitors

     

X

R & D Consultores (Dioonisio Chanza Jordan)

X

     

R. A. Codjoe Law Offices

     

X

R. S. Agbements & Associates

     

X

Register.com (Stephanie Champion)

     

X

Retina (Juan Carlos Fischer)

   

X

 

Richelet & Richelet (Manuel Alonso)

     

X

Runtime Labs, Inc. (Mark Lilback)

     

X

Santacruz.org. (Kevyn Lynn)

     

X

Satin Betment-Gold (Eric Gisolsi)

     

X

Security Privacy and Internet Equity Symposium (16/12/00) of the Key West Institute S/6 Consortium Board

 

X

   

Sems & Berton Moreno (Alberto Borton Moreno)

     

X

Shif & Co. (Julia Adams)

     

X

SIIA (Mark Bohannon)

     

X

Slashdot (Nicholas Bludworth)

     

X

Smith & Metalitz (Theresia Shivonne)

     

X

Sol Minotaniola & Asociados (Jaime Creus)

     

X

Solid State Design, Inc. (Charles Linart)

X

     

Southcorp Ltd. (James Omond)

     

X

State Insurance Company of Ghana

     

X

Telepathy, Inc. (Nat Cohen)

     

X

Telstra (Paul Reptis)

     

X

The Educational CyberPlayground (Karen Ellis)

X

     

Top 10 Domains (Ray S. Kenton, Sr.)

X

     

Tradefx (777JD – individual)

     

X

TrustAfrica.com

     

X

TV3 Network Ltd.

     

X

UAEnic (Naser Sulaiman)

     

X

UK WebPages.com (Mick Maher)

X

 

X

 

Unicorn Water Treatment (Adele Neumann)

     

X

Unilever Ghana Ltd.

     

X

University of Ghana, Department of Computer Service

     

X

United States Realty Corporation (Greg Rippel)

X

     

University of Ghana, Faculty of Law

     

X

Usid.com, Web Hosting Service (Peter Lu)

X

     

Utel (JFC Morfin)

X

     

UtilityKnife.com (Karl N. Shields)

     

X

Venster (Marc Schneider)

X

   

X

VerandaGlobal.com, Inc. (William Blackwood)

     

X

Verisign, Inc. (Miriam Shapiro)

     

X

Verizon Communications

X

X

   

VN Internet Services (Bill Dunn)

X
     

VRI Entertainment (Leslie M. Barstow III)

     

X

Warren Communications News
(Dugie Standeford)

     

X

Watchdog (Chris McElroy)

X

     

Web Site Rentals, Inc. (Joseph Raymond)

     

X

Weikers & Co. (Ronald N. Weikers)

X

     

Weikers and Co., Attorneys

X

     

Westernaustralia.com (Peter Jordaan)

     

X

White SW Computer Law (Steve White)

     

X

Whitehouse.com (Dan Parisi)

     

X

Wilmer, Cutler & Pickering (Susan Crawford)

     

X

Worldwide Media, Inc (Michael H. Berkens)

X

     

www.eShopAfrica.com

     

X

www Plus Ltd.

     

X

www.rexco.com (Des Donnelly)

     

X

Zach (Desktop Darkroom)

X

     

Z-Drive Computer Service (Tim Heffley)

     

X

 

V. INDIVIDUALS

Individual

WIPO2
RFC-1

WIPO2
RFC-2

WIPO2
RFC-3

PARTICIPATION
AT
CONSULTATIONS

Abu-Ghazaleh, Talal

X

Adams, Mark James

X

Agado, Vuste Adela

X

Alagna, Joe

X

Alagna, John

X

Alvarido, Atilda

X

Anaya, Alejandro R.

X

Anderson, Garry

X

Anonymous

X

X

Apolloni, John

X

Arsen

X

Azzurro, Frank

X

Bakel, Gertrude

X

Bauer, Justin

X

Baughn, Brian, cityofsalinas.com

X

Becker, Jamieson

X

Berkus, Josh (Aglio Database Solutions)

X

Bob

X

Bogart, Tim

X

Borras, Aleixos Inmaculada

X

Brand, Chris

X

Brian

X

Brinkman, William

X

Byrd, Gary

X

Carlin, Chris

X

X

Cheadle, Tim

X

Chesser, Alex

X

Chuck

X

Cibula, Martin

X

Citro, Gil

X

Concerned Co.

X

Conley, Dennis L.

X

Cookies

X

Coy, Michael

X

Crandell, Sean

X

Cronin, Lucy

X

Daniel

X

Davis, Bill

X

De Barros, Luis

X

Dean, Ed

X

Deephanphongs, Daniel

X

Dennis, D.M.

X

Dines, Charles

X

Dixon, Rod

X

X

Djih, Evelyne

X

Douglas, James F.

X

Eastman, Andi

X

Evans, Gail E. (Southern Cross University School of Law, Australia)

X

Falivene, Anibal Germin

X

Farley, Christine Haight
(American University, Washington College of Law)

X

X

Fields, Robert

X

Fiering III, Robert H.

X

Fowler, Joseph

X

Fox, Brian J.

X

Frias, Javier

X

Froomkin, Michael (University of Miami School of Law)

X

Galt, John David

X

Gironés, Antonio

X

Giuseppe, Morettini

X

Granda, Paul L.

X

Grant, Warren

X

Gretton, Peter

X

Griffini, Giorgio

X

Grondlin, George

X

Haeuptli , Matthias

X

Hargittai, Eszter

X

Harris, David

X

Harrycanada

X

Hartley, Brian

X

Hicks, Clayton

X

Hope, Melissa

X

Hoskins, Michael

X

Hostmaster@selward.nl

X

Housley, Jared

X

Howell, P.

X

Hur Sang-Soo, Eric

X

Hwang, Ben

X

Isiko, Susan

X

Ivan

X

Jenner, Coralie

X

Jennings, William

X

Jensen, Bech Heidi

X

Johnston, Mathew

X

Juhl, Jesper

X

Karliunas, Ray

X

Kaufman, Ian Jay

X

Keegel, David

X

Kelly

X

Kepert, Shaun

X

Kofia, Alex

X

Kormos, Chris

X

Labuda, Ed

X

Lindsay, David

X

Lipton, Jacqueline (Law School, University of Nottingham)

X

Locoro, Mike

X

Lapez, Martinez José Antonio

X

Lopez, Mauarrete Angel

X

Lowry, Michael A.

X

Luis, Hernandez

X

Maher, Mick

X

Manara, Cedric

X

Martinez, Rafael M.

X

Maties, Amparo

X

Medberry, David

X

Mejia, Santiago

X

Michaud, Darrel

X

Misinkavitch, Keith

X

Mogensen, Christian

X

Molinaro, Thomas Ross

X

Molitor, Eric

X

Moore, Michael

X

Moreg-Nose, Catherine

X

Moshkowitz, Mark

X

Mouldon, Andrew

X

Mueller, Milton

X

Muller, Stefan

X

Murray, Patricia

X

Murtagh, Brian

X

Nam, Heeseob

X

Nottingham, Mark

X

Null

X

Orr, Jay

X

Osei-Boaten, Kwabena

X

Partoarroyo, Maria Gordo

X

Peake, Adam

X

Pepper, Jake

X

Peppler, Anthony

X

Pérez, Alejandro Gabriel

X

Pérez-Degollado, Eduardo

X

Pérez, Lluna Alvaro

X

Phillips, Scott

X

Philogene, Edwin

X

Philpot, G. James

X

Pommerening, Christine

X

Pontarollo, Roberto

X

Porras, Pons Amparo

X

Presley, Jason

X

Pueg, Isabela

X

Reece, Corey

X

Reese, George

X

Rehman, Doug

X

Reynolds, Evan

X

Richardson, Megan (Law Faculty, University of Melbourne)

Richter, Kurt

X

Risacher, Daniel

X

Robins, Ann

X

Rodriguez, Juan Carlos Monroy

X

Rosenkranzer, Bernard

X

Ruadh, Muirinn

X

Rupp, Forrester

X

Sadlowsky, Karl J.

X

Sampson, Christian

X

Schmidt, John

X

Schneiders, Marc

X

X

Schneiders, Marc

X

Schoen, John

X

Scott, Greg

X

Sepúlveda, Carolina V.

X

Shen, Andrew

X

Simpson, Douglas

X

Spessard, Robert

X

Stogrin, J.R.

X

Tatham, David

X

Tay, F. K.

X

Tettey, Steve

X

Tobias, Daniel R.

X

Tribes, Josh

X

Turnbull, Stephen J. (University of Tsukuba)

X

Vernimme, Ignace

X

Wallace, Matthew (Jewelryzone, Inc.)

X

Walne, Austin

X

Weems, Jeff

X

Weist, Lee

X

Wichman, John

X

Wilbur, Marcia K.

X

William Birt

X

Williams IV, Bolie

X

Willis, Vince

X

Wilson, Rios (University of Columbia, Centre of Intellectual Property Studies)

X

World Intellectual Piracy Organization

X

Worley, Christa

X

Young, Robert

X

Zaborsky, Christopher

X

Zengarmi, Hernan (Casanova Vinals & Mottos)

 

[Annex II follows]

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