Janice Dow

Managing Associate

Los Angeles

Santa Monica

Janice is a technology transactions lawyer who advises emerging growth and established technology companies across diverse industries. She specializes in structuring, drafting, and negotiating complex commercial and intellectual property agreements.

Janice's experience spans a broad range of contracts, relating to the licensing, acquisition, distribution, development, and marketing of software, content, data, and other intellectual property.

Janice is also CIPP/US certified as an Information Privacy Professional by the International Association of Privacy Professionals (IAPP). Before joining Orrick, Janice worked in marketing and market research.

Representative transactions and counseling:

  • License agreements for software, content, data, and other IP;

  • Software-as-a-service agreements;

  • IP acquisition agreements;

  • Marketing, referral, and influencer agreements;

  • Product development and evaluation agreements;

  • Manufacturing and supply agreements;

  • Channel partner agreements;

  • Customer agreements, contest terms, and terms of use;

  • Consulting and services agreements;

  • IP issues in venture capital investments, mergers, acquisitions, spin-offs, asset divestitures in technology companies;

  • Open source policy compliance and counseling.