AFNIC’s video chat on the “Journal du Net” on 17 June from 11:00 to 12:00 will provide a unique opportunity for experts and amateurs alike to better understand the changes brought about by the new law amending the legal framework for domain names in France. In particular:
the change in procedure for registering listed terms (banned words, reserved words),
the new dispute resolution procedure,
access to the list of domain names registered under the .fr TLD,
the opening up of the .fr TLD to Europe on 31 December,
the impact on overseas TLDs such as .re or .pm
the consequences of the new law on the appointment of AFNIC as the registry for the .fr TLD
the accreditation of registrars…
(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).