Allen advises clients at all stages and categories, from early-stage software startups to technology divisions of multinational, cross-industry corporations, on developing, commercializing and maximizing the value of their technology and intellectual property portfolios. He focuses on technology and intellectual property-related transactions, with a particular emphasis on drafting and negotiating complex commercial agreements, including:
Allen advises clients on developing and maximizing the value of their intellectual property portfolios and focuses on technology transactions, with a particular focus on drafting and negotiating complex commercial agreements, including: software and content licensing agreements; IT-focused services agreements, including consulting, development, hosting, and cloud computing agreements; and technology and intellectual property development, acquisition, and disposition agreements. In addition, Allen counsels clients on intellectual property issues in connection with mergers, acquisitions, and financing transactions.
Allen is CIPP-US certified by the International Association of Privacy Professionals (IAPP).