Kathy Kleiman

Kathy Kleiman

President, Domain Name Rights Coalition (DNRC)
Joined on November 24, 2005 – United States
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About

Kathy Kleiman is President of the Domain Name Rights Coalition, a public interest group dedicated to working for fair and balanced Internet policies which include protections for free expression, privacy, fair use and due process. Until recently, Kleiman was Internet Counsel and Co-Lead of the Internet Law & Policy Group of Fletcher, Heald & Hildreth, in Arlington, VA (the oldest telecommunications law firm in the US). She also has served as Director of Policy for .ORG The Public Interest Registry.

Kleiman was part of the group that founded ICANN. She is a co-founder of the Noncommercial Users Constituency, was elected to the first Names Council and served as Vice-Chair of the first WHOIS Review Team. Kleiman was part of teams that negotiated policies for the New gTLDs Applicant Guidebook, including the Trademark Clearinghouse, Uniform Rapid Suspension and base New gTLD Registry Agreement. She served on the final drafting team of the Uniform Rapid Suspension Policy (UDRP), ICANN's first consensus policy.

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Comments

What Is the Purpose of ICANN's Comment Periods?

Sorry, Not Sorry: WHOIS Data Must Remain Public

Confusing New gTLDs

ICANN Compliance Lends a Hand to a Violent Criminal While Trashing a Legitimate Business

Will Uniform Rapid Suspension Be a Substitute for Defensive Domain Name Registrations?

Topic Interests

ICANNDomain ManagementInternet GovernanceDomain NamesNew TLDsUDRPPolicy & RegulationDNSLawWhoisPrivacyCybercrimeCybersecuritySpamCyberattackDDoS Attack

Recent Blogs

Have You Had Your GDPR Training Today?

Holocaust Remembrance Day

Fairness & Due Process Require Changes to ICANN's "Updated Supplementary Procedures" to the IRP

It's Time to Put a Bow on the URS: Our Work is Almost Done

A Tribute to the STI (Special Trademarks Initiative Team)

Popular Posts

Holocaust Remembrance Day

A Tribute to the STI (Special Trademarks Initiative Team)

It's Time to Put a Bow on the URS: Our Work is Almost Done

Have You Had Your GDPR Training Today?

Fairness & Due Process Require Changes to ICANN's "Updated Supplementary Procedures" to the IRP