At the ICANN meeting held in Cartagena, Colombia, from 5 to 10 December, it was agreed there would be an intersessional meeting to be held between ICANN and the Governmental Advisory Committee (GAC) before the San Francisco meeting, to be held from 13 to 18 March, in the interest of resolving outstanding issues with the new gTLD process.
The GAC Communiqué that came out as a result of the meeting notes “that the GAC will provide the Board at the earliest opportunity with a list or “scorecard” of the issues which the GAC feels are still outstanding and require additional discussion between the Board and the GAC. These include:
Kieren McCarthy has also written on the issue on the Global Internet Business Coalition website at:
The GAC communiqué is available at: