Contracting for Cloud Computing Services: What You Need to Know

Broadcast Date: Tuesday, February 14, 2012 from 12:00 pm to 2:00 pm (ET)
Communications Law
Michael Platner
Richard Corley
David Wang
Tim Cummins
Richard Santalesa
Dawn Leaf



Lewis Brisbois Bisgaard & Smith LLP is a national law firm with more than 785 attorneys in 21 offices nationwide. Lewis Brisbois offers a highly diversified practice, while remaining exceptionally strong in the litigation arena. We are actively engaged in the representation of clients in over 30 different practice areas. Each practice area is staffed with professionals that are intimately familiar with the industry they serve and sensitive to the unique needs of each of our clients.

In 2011 the firm was ranked #3 in the nation for its diversity by Multicultural Law Magazine, and has consistently ranked in the top 50 of these diversity surveys since 2005. Our firm culture has fostered a diverse group of professionals committed to promoting the interest of our clients, community and legal profession.


About Blakes

Blake, Cassels & Graydon LLP (Blakes) is one of Canada’s leading business law firms with more than 550 lawyers in offices in Montréal, Ottawa, Toronto, Calgary, Vancouver, New York, Chicago, London, Bahrain, Beijing and associated offices in Al-Khobar and Shanghai. For more than 150 years, Blakes has proudly served many of Canada’s and the world’s leading businesses and organizations. The Firm has built a reputation during that time as both a leader in the business community and in the legal profession – leadership that continues to be recognized to this day. Blakes was named, for the third consecutive year, “Canada’s Law Firm of the Year” by Who’s Who Legal (2011) and “Law Firm of the Year: Canada” in the PLC Which Lawyer? Awards (2010). Blakes also consistently rank as one of the top Canadian firms on the Bloomberg, Thomson Reuters and mergermarket M&A league tables.


About Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati

Celebrating its 50th anniversary in 2011, Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati offers a broad range of services and legal disciplines focused on serving the principal challenges faced by the management and boards of directors of business enterprises. The firm is nationally recognized as a leader in the fields of corporate governance and finance, mergers and acquisitions, private equity, securities litigation, employment law, intellectual property, and antitrust, among many other areas of law. With long-standing roots in Silicon Valley, Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati has offices in Austin; Brussels; Georgetown, DE; Hong Kong; New York; Palo Alto; San Diego; San Francisco; Seattle; Shanghai; and Washington, D.C. For more information, please visit

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