Legal Matters Newsletter Ed. № 10 – March 21, 2019

March 28, 2019 2 min read
(L-R) Ironclad GC Chris Young, former President Barack Obama, Uber GC Tony West

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Life in Law: GC Magazine Profiles Ironclad’s GC Chris Young

For a general counsel position at any major company, a continued commitment to law is generally requisite. Chance took Ironclad General Counsel Chris Young from basketball to a key role in Barack Obama’s presidential campaign, in preparation for GC stints at two venture-backed tech upstarts. Read about his journey here. 

Event Recap: To Kill a Patent Troll

On Thursday, March 14th, members of our community gathered for Rooftop Law School: To Kill a Patent Troll. Thank you to Kenneth Carter (GC, Bitmovin), Alex Krivit (Legal, Cloudflare), Robert Jain (IP Attorney, Unified Patents), and Alex Moss (Attorney, Electronic Frontier Foundation), for participating in this lively discussion on the strategies companies and consumers can stand up to patent trolls.

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