Charles McLaurin

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Charles McLaurin is an associate in the Intellectual Property Group focusing on intellectual property licensing, trademark prosecution and enforcement, and data security and privacy. His experience includes drafting and negotiating intellectual property license agreements and technology agreements, advising clients on a broad range of commercial transactions relating to intellectual property rights, including software development agreements, noncompete agreements and nondisclosure agreements.

Mr. McLaurin also advises clients on issues related to compliance with laws and regulations dealing with data privacy and consumer protection. He has significant experience writing company policies and procedures relating to information security and regularly advises clients regarding "best practices" in data privacy and protection.

Mr. McLaurin's trademark experience includes assisting clients with all aspects of trademark protection, including initial trademark clearance, the comprehensive trademark application process to registration and policing of trademarks. He also advises on the development of domestic and foreign trademark portfolios, which includes working with foreign associates from more than 150 countries to extend and protect clients' rights around the globe.

Honors & Awards

  • Holland & Knight Public and Charitable Service All-Star, 2014