[cabf_governance] Draft Statement of Purpose of CAB Forum

Ben Wilson ben.wilson at digicert.com
Tue May 17 15:52:33 MST 2016

Here is an initial draft of a statement of purpose for Articles of
Association that would create a new "CAB Forum" (removing "Browser" from the
organization name):


The CAB Forum is an unincorporated, non-profit association and shall have as
its objectives: 


To promote the best interests of current and future users of the Internet in


To provide a forum for the exchange of information about best practices in
the industry that issues, manages, and uses ITU X.509 v.3 digital


To promote self-regulation by the industry and to contribute to the
self-regulatory process;


To develop professional standards for the industry and contribute to the
development of technical standards;


To provide services in the common interest of the Members of the Forum;


To engage in any lawful act or activity that non-profit, unincorporated
associations may engage in; and


To undertake such other activities as may from time to time be appropriate
to further the purposes and achieve the goals set forth above.


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