Partner, Vinson & Elkins LLP
Devika Kornbacher is a partner at Vinson & Elkins LLP’s Houston office. She is an intellectual property and technology lawyer who leverages her extensive technology knowledge and experience to assist clients in such fields as energy, sports, aviation, software and hardware. Devika has been designated a Certified Information Privacy Professional (CIPP/US) by the International Association of Privacy Professionals (IAPP).
Devika advises on obtaining, protecting, licensing and enforcing intellectual property rights, as well as on other technology-related legal matters that might arise in all aspects of her clients’ business.
She is experienced in handling a wide array of transactions, including commercialisation agreements, licence agreements, reseller agreements, collaboration agreements, joint ventures, software development agreements and patent clearances. In addition, she counsels clients on digital media, open source software, cybersecurity and other technology-related issues.
At the DOJ, Dan played a central role in developing enforcement policies on the FCPA, corporate investigations and resolutions, compliance and monitors. He worked with enforcement authorities in the US, Europe, Asia and Latin America.
Dan teaches Corporate Criminal Investigations at Harvard Law School and Global Anti-Corruption at Georgetown Law Center, and sits on the board of the NYU Program on Corporate Compliance and Enforcement.