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Morgan Lewis Advises Internet Society in Transaction with Ethos Capital

November 18, 2019

WASHINGTON, DC, November 18, 2019: Morgan Lewis represented the Internet Society (ISOC) in a transaction pursuant to which Ethos Capital will acquire Public Interest Registry (PIR) from ISOC.

ISOC is a nonprofit organization dedicated to ensuring the open development, evolution, and use of the internet. PIR is currently a supporting organization to ISOC that operates the .org top-level domain—one of the world’s largest generic top-level domains with more than 10 million domain names registered worldwide.

Partners Andy Ray, Celia Roady, and Tim Rupp, and associate Shira Helstrom led the Morgan Lewis team advising ISOC.

For more, read the organizations’ announcement.