Managing SaaS Agreements: Risk Management and Best Practices

Broadcast Date: Tuesday, January 19, 2016 from 3:00 pm to 5:00 pm (ET)
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Michael G. Platner
Joshua S. Hodas
Brian Powers
Larry Schultis
David Schnurr


About Lewis Brisbois Bisgaard & Smith LLP

Established in 1979, Lewis Brisbois Bisgaard & Smith LLP is a national, full-service law firm with more than 1,000 attorneys and 35 offices in 22 states. Its national practice is sophisticated and well-versed in current legal trends, while its individual state practices provide vast resources and knowledge of procedural and legal nuances.

Lewis Brisbois offers legal practice in more than 30 specialties.  Through interaction among its practice groups, Lewis Brisbois provides legal services to each client with a continuity of representation over multiple disciplines. It has built longstanding relationships with corporate and institutional clients based on its ability to provide comprehensive services on a national scale.

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About PactSafe

Founded in 2013 and located in Indianapolis, PactSafe is a digital transaction management platform for web forms. We give your customers insight into and control of the millions of legal transactions happening on the web and in mobile apps. Legal teams can easily draft & publish agreements, we have a developer toolkit called Vault for easy implementation, and—most importantly—we empower teams to make data-driven insights into the risk of their online business.


About Schultis Law Group PLLC

Schultis Law Group, PLLC is a technology, licensing and outsourcing law firm dedicated to providing its clients with highly effective and efficient legal services. Our firm's view is that most technology transactions and in particular, outsourcing transactions, are long-term relationships that must be fair and balanced in order to be truly successful. Our approach to structuring transactions and to negotiations is collaborative, positive, and anchored in our track record of building supportive and mutually beneficial long-term relationships. We have substantial experience in both the customer and supplier-side transactions, so we can relate to the goals and the risks that each party has in a transaction. Schultis Law Group helps its client’s to:

  • Define, complete, and negotiate IT and business process outsourcing arrangements.
  • Structure, draft, and negotiate commercial, state, and U.S. government contracts and international transactions;
  • Lead dispute resolution and work-outs; manage the resolution of large, complex contractual and programmatic issues;
  • Handle intellectual property matters, including resolving patent, copyright, and trademark disputes and negotiating licenses;
  • Identify and resolve corporate organizational and revenue recognition issues


About Miller Thomson LLP

Miller Thomson enjoys a reputation as one of Canada’s most respected national business law firms. With over 500 lawyers in 11 offices across Canada, the firm offers a complete range of business, advocacy and personal legal services to corporations, financial institutions, entrepreneurs, governments, not-for-profit organizations and individuals. Our people demonstrate a consistent ability to provide practical, creative and cost-effective advice, combined with an unyielding service commitment to our clients. The firm’s dedication to its lawyers, staff and the communities in which we practise, gives us a distinctive position in the Canadian legal industry. 

Through strategic growth, Miller Thomson has added enhanced capabilities, depth and resources in many core and specialty areas of expertise in the firm, and in the process has become one of Canada’s largest law firms.  Today, we are exceptionally well-positioned to help domestic and international decision-makers with all their Canadian legal needs.

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