Nominet UK is recruiting approximately 30 independent experts to make decisions under the policy of its new Dispute Resolution Service.
The positions are being advertised in the national press and in trade journals and Nominet is inviting applications from a broad cross section of the industry including Internet figures, academics, business people and lawyers.
A copy of the advertisement is available for download in PDF format from http://www.nominet.org.uk/nominet/drs-panel.pdf
Prospective experts who are short-listed by Nominet will be asked to complete a mock written decision in order to assess their suitability for this position. Suitable candidates will then be invited to attend a training session to familiarise themselves with the key tenets of the new policy.
Those which are chosen as experts will be then be selected for DRS cases on a strict rotation basis, subject to any conflicts of interest which may arise.