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    California Consumer Privacy Act
    The California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA), one of the most significant pieces of privacy legislation passed in U.S. history, creates a suite of rights for California consumers and compliance obligations for many businesses that interact with California consumers. Prepare your business by reviewing our CCPA essentials.
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    The Holidays Are Around the Corner

    To help retailers prepare for the 2018 holiday season, we offer advice and guidance on timely topics, such as consumer privacy laws, pop-up stores, data privacy concerns and utilizing artificial intelligence, in our annual Wrapping Paper series.

    What’s Trending in Venture Capital?
    We’re more than just observers of major market trends. Through our partnership with Pitchbook-NVCA Venture Monitor, Perkins Coie contributes to the conversation each quarter with analysis of venture capital activity, fundraising, investments, exits and more.

    Legal Implications of AI

    Want to get a grasp on the legal implications of using artificial intelligence (AI) in your enterprise? We cover AI from key angles, including data use in algorithmic training, algorithmic collusion and invention patentability, in our webinar series, “Understanding the Legal Implications of Artificial Intelligence,” available here.
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    State of the AR/VR Industry 2018
    Interested in diving deeper into the future of the AR/VR ecosystem? Our recent survey questioned AR/VR industry leaders about their views on technology adoption, industry barriers, investment and acquisition activity, significant legal issues and other topics that are top of mind. Discover what’s next in our 2018 Augmented and Virtual Reality Survey Report.
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    Legal Blogs

    Stay Informed of the Latest Legal Issues

    From developments related to virtual currencies and consumer finance to trends in food litigation, Chinese IP law and more, our 13 blogs offer timely information and insights on a range of topics that affect businesses every day.

    See a list of our blogs here.



Nathan Kelley, Former Solicitor and Deputy General Counsel at the USPTO, Joins Perkins Coie
Perkins Coie is pleased to announce that Nathan Kelley has joined the firm’s highly recognized Intellectual Property practice as a partner in the Washington, D.C. office. Kelley recently stepped down as the Solicitor and Deputy General Counsel for Intellectual Property Law at the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO). Kelley earlier acted as the USPTO’s Chief Administrative Patent Judge in charge of the Patent Trial and Appeal Board (PTAB).
Perkins Coie Welcomes Former SEC Branch Chief Valerie Dahiya to Blockchain Technology & Digital Currency Industry Group and Investment Management Practice
Perkins Coie is pleased to announce that former U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) Branch Chief Valerie Dahiya has joined the firm’s Corporate practice as a partner in the Washington, D.C. office. She joins as a member of the firm’s Blockchain Technology & Digital Currency industry group and the Investment Management practice.
Perkins Coie Named an IP Litigation Powerhouse by Leading General Counsel
Perkins Coie is one of the top seven firms that general counsel look to hire for IP Litigation, according to the 2019 BTI Litigation Outlook report, an annual analysis by BTI Consulting Group of the legal landscape. 



Managing the Privacy and Data Security Risks of IoT This Holiday Season
As brick-and-mortar retailers seek effective ways of competing with the perceived convenience of online shopping, more and more are turning to the Internet of Things (IoT) to enhance customer engagement, in-store experience, and administrative and personnel efficiencies.
California Affirms State Law Prohibition of Incidental Take of Migratory Birds Despite Contrary Federal Stance
The California Department of Fish and Wildlife and the California attorney general have jointly issued an advisory regarding California’s state law protections for migratory birds.
SEC Adopts New Disclosure Requirements for Mining Companies
The SEC recently adopted amendments to modernize the rules relating to property disclosure requirements for mining registrants, and Industry Guide 7, under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, and the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended.
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    Perkins Coie Joins ABA Campaign to Improve Mental Health and Well-Being in the Legal Industry

    Perkins Coie is proud to be among the first firms to support the American Bar Association’s Well-Being Pledge & Campaign, designed to support lawyer well-being and address the profession’s troubling rates of alcohol and other substance-use disorders, as well as mental health issues. 

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    Perkins Coie Marks 16 years on the FORTUNE Best Companies to Work For® List

    Perkins Coie is proud to announce that it has been named among the 2018 FORTUNE 100 Best Companies To Work For® for the 16thconsecutive year.   

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