[gnso-restruc-dt] CIG and Individuals
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- Subject: [gnso-restruc-dt] CIG and Individuals
- From: "Philip Sheppard" <philip.sheppard@xxxxxx>
- Date: Fri, 8 May 2009 14:31:30 +0200
Let me clarify the position on individuals
In essence the rules for admittance will not change significantly.
Today individuals are welcome. The BC has for example Marilyn Cade; Mike
Rodenbaugh and Mike
But before they join a constituency an individual must demonstrate "commercial
That is judged (in the case of the BC) by a committee of members who assess
intent on evidence provided.
That may be as simple as incorporation: a sole-trader, an LLC, a one-director
Other evidence will be considered.
If the evidence was "I once sold a printer cable on e-bay" that may be judged
If the evidence is "I made $1m selling printer cables (or art) on e-bay from my
that may be judged sufficient.
It will be a case by case basis with the default that satisfactory
commercial intent by an individual gets them in.
Hope this helps.