From artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning to autonomous vehicles, virtual reality, and cryptocurrency, the rapid evolution of technology shows no sign of slowing down. Companies in the digital technology sector are among the world’s most highly valued companies, with good reason. And businesses in every sector now use digital technology in all kinds of ways, from basic email to sophisticated data analytics.
Fresh water is becoming a scarce resource in the United States and across the globe as demand continues to rise due to population and business growth. This emergent scarcity means businesses will face more consequences of the complex regulatory and legal frameworks governing water use and water quality.
Michael Best’s Water team understands those issues. We guide clients through the heavily regulated, politically sensitive environment surrounding the management of, investment in, and development of water resources.
In today’s rapidly changing market, you need an intellectual property team that will enhance and safeguard your competitive position. Our nationally recognized IP practice offers three key advantages: we know your business; we understand your technology; and we have the advocacy skills to help you develop, manage, and protect your intellectual assets.
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Holly practices data use, privacy, and cybersecurity law and provides strategic advice to clients on information lifecycle management and the ever-evolving state, federal, and global information privacy landscape. Holly assists clients with identifying their unique profiles of privacy and data protection risks, implementing and managing risk-based privacy programs to address those risks, and facilitating compliance with applicable privacy and data protection laws. Her combination of in-house and private practice experience gives her valuable insight that she uses to drive solution-focused initiatives for clients.
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Bernie assists clients protect and leverage their biotechnology, pharmaceutical, and chemical innovations.
David is an attorney in the firm’s Corporate practice group and a member of the Venture Best® team. He focuses his practice on matters relating to start-up and emerging businesses as well as digital technology.
Joseph is a Partner in the firm’s Privacy & Cybersecurity practice.
Ashley focuses on labor and employment law, representing clients across a broad range of industries.
Ryan focuses his practice on intellectual property litigation. He helps clients develop effective enforcement strategies and represents them in all facets of litigation related to trademarks, copyrights, and patents.
Emily focuses her practice in the areas of trademark and copyright law. She counsels clients on prosecution, portfolio management, clearance, enforcement, and dispute resolution, helping businesses protect and defend their valuable brand assets.
Lucas focuses his practice in the areas of intellectual property litigation, prosecution, and licensing.
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