Contributing Editor, Internet Law and Cybersecurity. Attorney in private practice and licensed in IL, NY, OH, and DC, plus several federal district courts and federal appellate courts. With his multidisciplinary background and experience in law, technology, and accounting, Alan helps clients find innovative solutions to achieving their business objectives and managing their legal risks. Experience and leadership roles include (1) private practice of law in Information Technology, Intellectual Property (copyrights, trademarks, trade secrets, licensing), Privacy Law, Cybersecurity Law, and Alternative Dispute Resolution; (2) partnership in large law firms and experience as an in-house general counsel; (3) handling of numerous large complex technology transactions; (4) strategic innovative counseling of clients regarding management of their technology and Intellectual Property assets, privacy law compliance, and data breach remediation; and (5) dispute resolution including litigation, appeals, and ADR. A partial listing of client projects handled by Alan is available at WWW.WERNICK.COM. Recognition by peers includes: Martindale AV rated attorney; Leading Lawyer in Computer & Technology Law; International Who’s Who of Internet & E-Commerce Lawyers; Who’s Who Legal: Information Technology, Data Privacy and Protection, Data Security. Alan is a prolific writer and speaker. Information about Alan’s practice, publications, & lectures is available at WWW.WERNICK.COM or his LinkedIn profile at www.linkedin.com/in/alanwernick.