Our IP group provides expert insight and assistance in a range of strategic litigation and transactional areas. We represent clients in high-stakes cases locally and throughout the United States on patent, trademark, copyright and trade secret law issues. Our IP transactional lawyers advise on novel and complex technology-based deals including tech joint ventures and strategic alliances, licenses and outsourcing transactions.
Gibson Dunn's securities litigators have acted as lead trial counsel in some of the biggest securities class actions and SEC enforcement matters. In addition to defending U.S. federal court class actions, our Palo Alto team handles high-stakes takeover litigation, derivative suits and regulatory investigations.
Our skilled Strategic Sourcing and Commercial Transactions group structures and negotiates U.S. and international information technology and business process sourcing arrangements. These include offshoring, shared services, outsourcing renegotiations and restructurings, and outsourcing-based strategic alliances and joint ventures. Our compensation and benefits client work addresses an array of legal issues across equity compensation, executive and director compensation, retirement and deferred compensation plans, and health, welfare and fringe benefit plans. And our information technology and data privacy lawyers advise on a full range of IT and cyber-legal subjects, including compliance with U.S. federal, state and local privacy laws and regulations, social media, data security, online advertising, gaming and related topics.