Technology, Commercial Contracting & Strategic Sourcing

Overview

Our clients face unprecedented technology challenges and demand sophisticated counsel with substantial technical sourcing and commercial experience, industry knowledge, and deep familiarity with the legal and technical issues impacting their businesses. Our team of attorneys represents sophisticated innovators and dealmakers who value creativity, flexibility, expertise, and nimble execution from their legal counsel.

Our team has an unparalleled understanding of the underlying technology and the unique blend of legal and business issues arising in contracts. This experience allows us to understand each side’s perspective and better advise our clients, more strategically negotiate contracts, and more easily resolve issues as they arise.

We represent clients of all sizes, including buyers and sellers, as they adapt to the evolving complex business landscape which increasingly relies on technology. We work closely with our clients to develop optimal sourcing and commercial solutions to meet these critical business needs. Additionally, our lawyers provide market insight and best practices related to strategic relationships and advise clients in connection with the creation, acquisition, and use of technology.

We take a multidisciplinary approach, leveraging the experience of our intellectual property, financing, tax, employment, and litigation colleagues to guide clients through all phases of the business lifecycle. We also counsel institutional, venture capital, private equity, and individual investors and lenders who invest in, buy, sell and finance technology and technology-enabled businesses. Our attorneys regularly support the firm’s M&A practice with transition service agreements, licensing arrangements, and other technology needs that arise during M&A activity.

Our core capabilities include:

  • Data Rights, Use, Privacy and Protections
  • Digital Services
  • Outsourcing
  • Software Development, Licensing, and Integration
  • Licensing and Procurement
  • Transactional Services

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