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New legal framework for domain names : AFNIC organizes an online chat on May 5, 2011

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05/02/2011

The AFNIC Legal Affairs Department will answer questions from Internet users on the new legal framework for domain names on May 5, 2011, between 2pm and 4pm. You can already ask your questions on Facebook.

A second session based on the same principle will take place on June 1, 2011 between 9:30 am and 11:30 am on afnic.forumpro.fr.

Reminder

The Law of 22 March 2011 has changed some aspects of the legal framework for domain names in France. The key changes will come into effect on 1 July 2011. The changes will mostly concern:

Disputes between rights holders and holders of .fr domain names

Prohibited and reserved terms

Access to the list of registered .fr domain names.

Find out more

– on the AFNIC website

– on Facebook: AFNIC
– on Twitter: www.twitter.com/afnic

About AFNIC
(Association Française pour le Nommage Internet en Coopération )
Non-profit organization, AFNIC is in charge of the administrative and technical management of the .fr (France) and .re (Reunion Island) Internet domain names.
AFNIC brings together public and private members: representatives from the French government, Internet users and Internet Service Providers (Registrars).
Further information.