18 Firms Certified to Register Dot-Ca's - September 19/00 (Globe and Mail)

Agency Probes Ottawa Firm's Filing of Chretien Dot-ca - November 10/00 (Globe and Mail)

Author Sues Wal-Mart Over Web Dispute - June 1/00 (Globe and Mail)

B.C. Firm Wins Domain Name Case - March 1999 National Post article

B.C. Court Shores Up Protection for Anticorporate Protest Sites - February 15/01 (Globe and Mail)

Bell Winning Battle to Protect Yellow Pages Brand Name on Web - July 1999 Globe and Mail article on Bell Actimedia case

Canada's Name Game - The Red Tape - Globe and Mail (January 20, 2000)

Canada's Name Game - The Entrepreneurs - Globe and Mail (January 20, 2000)

Canada on IOC Hit List - July 13/00 (Globe and Mail)

Canada Post in Domain Name Dispute - Globe and Mail (August 27, 1999)

Canadian Domain-Name Bid May Have Precedent On Its Side - April 12/01 (Newsbytes)

Canadian Internet Firm Loses Suit in U.S. - May 12/00 (Globe and Mail)

CIRA Launches Public Board Elections - March 8/01

Chretien Dot-ca his for the Taking - November 9/00 (Globe and Mail)

Competition Fierce for Internet Domain Names - November 20/00 (National Post)

Confusion Reigns in Domain-Name Cases - May 17/01 (Globe and Mail)

'Cybergripers' Lose Rights - August 19/00 (Globe and Mail)

Cybersquatting Gets Personal for Canadian Justice Minister - August 18/00 (Newsbytes)

Domain Name Battle May Set Legal Precedent - Globe and Mail (January 14, 2000)

Domain Name Wars Heat Up - May 4/00 (Globe and Mail)

Domains Have No Real Master - Globe and Mail (August 26, 1999)

Dot-ca Dispute Rules Open for Public Debate - October 5/00 (Globe and Mail)

Dot-ca Rules Embarass Canada - April 13/00 (Globe and Mail)

Dot-ca System Causes Controversy - June 6/00 (Globe and Mail)

eBay in Domain Name Faceoff - April 11/00 (Globe and Mail)

E-card Spat Tests Reach of U.S. Law - May 10/00 (Globe and Mail)

'E-Cards Flap Has Many Unhappy Returns for Canadians - May 12/00 (Newsbytes) Loses Name - October 7/00 (Globe and Mail)

Freer System to Spark Cyber-Battles: Experts - May 23/00 (Ottawa Citizen)

Loblaw Loses Another Net Name Battle - June 21/00 (Globe and Mail)

Loblaw Sues Toronto Woman for Control of Web Site Names - May 4/01 (Globe and Mail)

Long Arm of U.S. Law Crosses into Canada - August 12/00 (National Post)

Major Sports Leagues File Cybersquatting Suit - CNET News (December 21, 1999)

Masters of their Domain - Toronto Sun (September 1, 1999)

McLellan Awarded Internet Domain Names - September 29/00 (Globe and Mail)

McLellan Revises Dot-ca Registry - August 23/00 (Globe and Mail)

McLellan Seeks Control of Domain Names From Firm - August 18/00 (Globe and Mail)

Microcell Loses Domain Dispute Over - May 3/00 (National Post)

More Domain Name Hijinks - July 27/00 (National Post)

New Cutoff to Re-Register Dot-ca Internet Domains - November 1/00 (Globe and Mail)

New Dot-ca Internet Domain Names Coming on Stream - November 8/00 (Globe and Mail)

New Dot-ca World Needs an Election - October 26/00 (Globe and Mail)

Ottawa Targets Net Names Owned By 'Domain Baron' - April 10/01 (Globe and Mail)

Owners Could Lose Net Domain Names - August 25/00 (Globe and Mail)

Proposed Dot-ca Dispute Resolution Method Flawed - April 20/00 (Globe and Mail)

Questions Remain as CIRA Takes Over Dot-ca Domain - November 30/00 (National Post)

Registration Rules Changing for .ca Domain Names - June 6/00 (National Post)

Resolution Firm Accused of Conflict of Interest - National Post (March 9, 2000)

The Dot-ca Revolution - October 26/00 (Globe and Mail)

Toronto Entrepreneur Beats Loblaw in Domain Name Battle - June 15/00 (Globe and Mail)

Tour Boat Firms Collide in ICANN Domain Dispute - May 26/00 (Newsbytes)

Trademarks and Domain Names - presentation by Gary Dunn, May 1998

TSTV: The World's Unluckiest Domain Name Disputer - April 13/01 (Newbytes)

U.S. Appeal Court Gives 'Little Guy" Back His Name - National Post (August 25, 1999)

U.S. Blazes Trail in Clash of Trademarks, Domain Names - February 1/01 (Globe and Mail)

U.S. Politicians Angry As Canadians Elected to Internet Board - National Post (November 9, 1999)

Wal-mart Loses Dispute - December 7/00 (Globe and Mail)

Way Cleared to Put Dot-ca on Cybermap - August 17/00 (Globe and Mail)

What's In a Name? Domain Name Reform Holds the Key - September 26/00 (Globe and Mail)

When A Dot-Com Trumps A Dot-Ca and Other Likely Woes - September 19/00 (National Post)



Canadian Internet Registration Authority (CIRA)

CIRA Consultation on Alternative Dispute Resolution - comments by May 15/00

CIRA Consultation on ADR Report - September 2000 Report by Professor Michael Geist

Draft Dot-ca Dispute Resolution Rules Released for Comment - September 29/00

CIRA By-laws

CDNCC Final Report

Draft Dot-ca Dispute Resolution Rules Released for Comment



Avery Dennison Corp. v. Jerry Sumpton - 1998 U.S. District Court case involving Canadian domain name "cybersquatter"

Bell Actimedia Inc. v. Puzo - 1999 Federal Court domain name case

Bell Expressvu v. Tedmonds - 2001 Ontario free speech and domain case

British Columbia Automobile Association v. Office and Professional Employees' International Union - 2001 B.C. Supreme Court case involving copyright, domains, and meta-tags

Canada Post Corp. v. Epost Innovations Inc. - 1999 Federal court domain name dispute

Canada Post Corp. v. Epost Innovations Inc. - 1999 BC Supreme Court domain name dispute

Desktop Technologies Inc. v. Colorworks Reproduction and Design, Inc. - 1999 U.S. District Court case involving Canadian company and domain name dispute

Easthaven v. - 2001 Ontario Superior Court case involving jurisdiction and domain name issues (DOMAIN NAMES, JURISDICTION)

iTravel2000 v. Fagan - March 2001 Ontario domain name case

ITV Technologies, Inc. v. WIC Television Ltd. - 1999 Federal Court case revisiting domain names and trademark

ITV Technologies, Inc. v. WIC Television Ltd. - 1997 Federal Court Case involving domain names and trademark law (FRANCAIS)

Molson Breweries v. Kuettner - 1999 Federal Court hearing involving domain names (DOMAIN NAMES)

PEINet v. O'Brien - 1995 PEI domain name case

Saskatoon Star Phoenix Group Inc. v. Noton - 2001 Saskatchewan cybersquatting case

Sprint communications Company LP v. Merlin International Communications Inc. - 2000 Federal court case involving domain

Tele-Direct Publications Inc. v. Canadian Business Online Inc. - 1997 Federal Court case involving trademark law with a domain name aspect (FRANCAIS) v. Friendship Enterprises - 2000 Federal Court case involving domain name dispute over

Umbro International, Inc. v. 3263851 Canada, Inc - 1999 Virginia state court order against Canadian domain name "cybersquatter"

Weight Watchers International v. Vale Printing Limited - 2000 Federal Court case involving domain name dispute



CAIP Domain Name Workshop - June 1997

WIPO Domain Name Consultation - Transcript of Toronto hearing, Jan. 17, 1999

WIPO Domain Name Consultation - Audio Files of Toronto hearing, Jan. 17, 1999



CAIP Comments on the Registration and Administration of Internet Domain Names

CIRA Consultation on ADR Report Released - September 2000

CDNCC Announcement of CIRA creation - January 1999

Domain Name System Reform and Related Internet Governance Issues: A Consultation Paper - Industry Canada's 1998 paper and call for comments (FRANCAIS)

Framework for the Administration of the .CA domain name system - CDNCC paper

Government of Canada recognizes CIRA as domain name registrar - April 1999 paper

Public Consultation on the Administration of Canadian Domain Names

Reform of the Domain Name System: Current Developments and Statement of Principles - Industry Canada's September position paper (FRANCAIS)

Repatriate Internet Protocol Registration: A Feasibility Report - Industry Canada report (FRANCAIS)

White Paper on Internet Protocol Number Allocation in Canada - By Rayan Zachariessen representing the Internet Protocol Discussion Group of the Canadian Association of Internet Providers (CAIP) (FRANCAIS)



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