Our Recap of the Annual Member Meeting in Las Vegas

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Now that we’ve had some time to settle back at home, but the memories are still fresh, we wanted to recap and share the fantastic member meeting in Las Vegas. We received overwhelmingly positive feedback from many of you following the event, with most of you expressing that the meeting was both productive and enjoyable!            …

Announcing the Addition of Braden Pollock to the ICA Board

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The ICA is proud to announce the expansion of our Board of Directors. Starting this month, Braden Pollock is taking a board seat after his nomination received overwhelming support from ICA Members. Braden is joining the other seven directors; Jeremiah Johnson (Sedo), Nat Cohen, Daniel Law, Jay Chapman, Paul Nicks (GoDaddy), Tessa Holcomb and Adam Wagner (Parking Crew). Braden is …

ICA Member Meeting in Las Vegas – Preliminary Agenda Announced

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Announcing the preliminary agenda for the 2023 member meeting! The agenda is subject (and likely) to change but this will give our attendees a good indication of what to expect. Similarly to our 15th Anniversary meet-up last year, we are organizing a fun event that will focus on networking, combining sessions, member meetings, and social activities. Until the end of …

This Week – Join the ICA, Get a Free Ticket!

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Until the end of the month, when you join the ICA, you’ll receive a free ticket to the ICA Member Meeting in Las Vegas! The networking based, two and half day event will take place at the Resorts World in Las Vegas, January 22-24, 2023. So if you’re not an ICA member yet, but have considered joining, now is a …

ICANN for Beginners Virtual Program

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Coming up next month, ICANN is offering (2) free 60-minute virtual seminars for anyone interested in learning about the behind-the-scenes governance of the Internet. The ICANN for Beginners Virtual Program is designed to be interactive and engaging and requires absolutely no prior technical or governance experience. Join to learn not only about the basic workings of the Internet, but also …

ICA Dinner at NamesCon 2022 Tickets go on Sale for all NamesCon Attendees

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The ICA will be hosting its 7th Annual Dinner at NamesCon 2022! Both members and non-members are invited and can purchase their tickets here. All proceeds from the dinner will benefit ICA work. The dinner started as a small casual gathering back in 2015 and has grown in numbers, drawing the who’s who of the domain name industry. And while the dinner has …

ICA Member Exclusive – AMA with Braden Pollock!

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All ICA members are invited to our next ICA Member Exclusive AMA with another domain-name industry legend, Braden Pollock. Braden is a long-time ICA supporter, a domain name investor, a frequent speaker and moderator of domain name shows, an angel investor, and an entrepreneur! You can learn more about Braden on his website, Legal Brand Marketing. Join us on July 6th at 1 PM …

ICA Member Exclusive – AMA with Monte Cahn of RightOfTheDot and .HipHop!

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All ICA members are invited to participate in an AMA with a domain industry legend, Monte Cahn! Monte has been a domain name industry fixture since the mid-90s, and he’s not slowing down! He has plenty to share, whether you want to hear about the early days of domaining or his current ventures. From SnapNames and Moniker to RightOfTheDot and …

The UDRP “Celebrates” Its 500th Reverse Domain Name Hijacking Case

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Yesterday, for the 500th time, an expert panel under the Uniform Domain Name Dispute Resolution Policy or “UDRP”, issued a decision finding a Complainant guilty of Reverse Domain Name Hijacking or “RDNH”. RDNH is an attempt to egregiously misuse the UDRP to unjustly seize a domain name from its lawful owner. ICANN, the Internet’s domain name overseer, established its anti-cybersquatting …