ICANN 's will continue to manage assignment of IP addresses and management of top-level domains for another six months, as none of the bidders for the role met the NTIA 's requirements. Some of those requirements, according to the NTIA 's notice issued on March 10, included "the separation of policymaking from implementation, a robust companywide conflict of interest policy, provisions reflecting heightened respect for local company laws, and a series of consultation and reporting requirements ...

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