I am a black belt or black sash or instructor level in my style and/or organization; or I have been qualified by a sports karate association or regulatory body that conducts and/or regulates tournaments similar to ISKA/NASKA events like the US Open ISKA World Martial Arts Championships.
I have familiarized myself with the rules, regulations and protocol to be used at the next edition of the US Open ISKA World Martial Arts Championships, or I attest that I will do so before I arrive at the event. I agree to be bound by these protocols. I agree to attend all meetings and be present at all requested times; or if I must miss a scheduled time, to seek a waiver in advance from a US Open Officials Team staff member.
I understand I may receive compensation for my officiating duets at the US Open, and I agree I will be responsible for claiming said compensation as income and the payment of any taxes due; and that the US Open will not withhold any funds from my compensation for these purposes.
I attest that I am at least 18 years of age; that I have never been hospitalized for a mental disorder; and that I am not currently on felony probation or a misdemeanor probation that involves violence or a sexual offense of any kind, in any jurisdiction. I further attest that I am not required to register as a sex offender or sexual predator, nor have I ever been convicted of a sexual offense of any kind, or an offense of violence toward a minor, in any jurisdiction in or outside of the United States.