Objection decision will be heard by new panel.
ICANN’s board has approved a resolution that breathes new life into Donuts’ application to run the .hospital top level domain name.
Back in 2013, an International Chamber of Commerce panel agreed with the Independent Objectors’ limited public interest objection to the .hospital top level domain name. It was a flawed decision that was inconsistent with similar objection decisions.
Two members of the panel came up with their own rules for determining whether the application should continue. One of the majority’s gripes was that Donuts planned to run the domain name for-profit (seriously). One panelist dissented, writing: Click here to continue reading…