The Domain Name Deluge: What In-House Counsel Need to Know About ICANN’s New gTLD Program

Originally aired on December 12, 2011, and presented by the Association of Corporate Counsel — Northeast Chapter, this webinar explored ICANN’s introduction of new top-level domain names, and included a discussion of domain name basics, an overview of the New gTLD Program and the application process and timeline, and a review of what companies should be doing to traverse the rocky terrain of potential opportunities and significant risks.


Julia Huston, Partner in Foley Hoag LLP’s Intellectual Property Department and Chair of the firm’s Trademark, Copyright and Unfair Competition practice group


  • J. Scott Evans, Senior Legal Director, Global Brand & Trademarks, YAHOO! Inc.
  • Joshua Jarvis, Associate in Foley Hoag LLP’s Intellectual Property Department