1) Your Name:

Seth M. Reiss

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2) Stakeholder Group:Not Applicable

3) Constituency:

Not Applicable

4) ICANN Affiliation (if not covered by item 2 or 3):

At-Large - Naralo ALS

5) Please identify your current employer(s):

1. Seth M. Reiss, AAL, ALLLC, specialty law firm in Honolulu, Hawaii, USA 2. Watanabe Ing LP, a general practice law firm in Honolulu, Hawaii, USA

6) Please identify your current position(s):

1. Owner, Managing Member 2. Of Counsel

7) Please identify the type(s) of work performed:

Legal services, with emphasis on Intellectual Property including Patent, Computer and Internet Law, Commercial Litigation and Alternative Dispute Resolution.

8) Please identify your declared country of primary residence (e.g., country to which you pay taxes):


9) Please list any financial relationship beyond de minimis stock ownership you may have with any company that to your knowledge has a financial relationship or contract with ICANN:

I have no commercial or non-commercial interest in ICANN or its work except as follows: (a) I am a member of the WIPO panel of UDRP arbitrators and decide zero to three UDRP cases each year. I am paid $1,000 for each case assigned and decided. (b) I list my participation in ICANN supporting organizations on my website, resume and bios as part when marketing of legal services generally.

10) Do you believe you are participating in the GNSO policy process as a representative of any individual or entity, whether paid or unpaid?

If the answer is “Yes,” please provide the name of the represented individual or entity. (If professional ethical obligations prevent you from disclosing this information, please enter "Private"):
11) Please identify any other relevant arrangements, interests, or benefits as requested in the following two questions:

a) Do you have any type of material interest in ICANN GNSO policy development processes and outcomes?


If the answer is “yes,” please describe the material interest in ICANN GNSO policy development processes and outcomes:

b) Are there any arrangements/agreements between you and any other group, constituency or person(s) regarding your participation as a work team member?


If the answer is “yes,” please describe the arrangements/agreements and the name of the group, constituency, or person(s):

12) Please identify any Working Groups or other chartered teams in which you are participating (include acronyms, if applicable):

  • At Larger Representative, First WHOIS Review Team
  • At Large New gTLD Review Group
  • At Large nGTLD Objections Follow-Up Review Team

13) Additional Information (optional):

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SOI Template v5 (6 Feb 2014)

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