Internet Ad Hoc Committee

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Internet Ad Hoc Committee

An early coalition of participants from the Internet Community that was formed to generate new top-level domain names. Its website, which has not been updated, can still be viewed at www.iahc.org. See Internet domain name.
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The IAHC proposal ran into opposition on several fronts.
IAHC rejects the approach of registrars placing domain names on "hold" pursuant to a dispute procedure, such as Network Solutions does, and it proposes that registrars be "involved as little as possible" in trademark disputes.
The IAHC final report, signed May 1, 1997, established an interim POC (iPOC) to begin selection of registers.
In its suit, Image Online asked for a temporary restraining order preventing the Internet Assigned Numbers Authority, the IAHC, Postel, and other defendants from implementing the IAHC plan, arguing that the firm was a victim of unfair competition and violations of antitrust law.
130) The Green Paper adopted elements from other proposals, including the IAHC Memorandum of Understanding.
The new registrars will be selected by lottery from applicants who fulfill specific requirements established by the IAHC.