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Lott Dodd was the Neimoidian Senator of the Trade Federation during the Invasion of Utapau. One year earlier, Dodd sat on the Trade Federation Directorate, the board that oversaw the entire corporation, along with other members of various species. That same year, Federation Viceroy Nute Gunray had the non-Neimoidian members assassinated during the Summit on Eriadu. Gunray and Dodd were purposely absent from the meeting to avoid suspicion.
- Star Wars: Episode I - The Chosen One (First mentioned)