Eric Roman

Eric Roman

ArentFox Schiff, Counsel

New York City, New York

Eric, an experienced technology and intellectual property litigator, investigator, and regulatory compliance monitor, is a trusted advisor to C-suite executives, business leaders, and in-house counsel. Eric's practice focuses on intellectual property and other complex commercial litigation. He has extensive experience with copyright, patent, and trademark disputes, and regularly represents clients in the software, data privacy, and computer security industries. He also works closely with the firm's media and entertainment group, litigating copyright disputes for clients in the digital media and entertainment industries. Complex Commercial Litigation Eric represents publicly and privately held companies in connection with a wide variety of complex commercial and intellectual property issues, including contracts, licensing, corporate governance, cybersecurity, copyright, and trade secrecy. Investigations & Compliance Eric previously led a ten-person team responsible for investigating and monitoring the BSA/AML compliance program of a major international bank as part of a monitorship mandated by the New York State Department of Financial Services. He oversaw the implementation of data privacy protection protocols for the monitorship team to ensure compliance with European laws and directives and supervised teams on-site at locations globally, including in France, Switzerland, the UK, Hong Kong, Singapore, and Dubai. Legal and Business Advisory Eric provides legal and business advice to senior executives and management concerning mitigation and avoidance of risk of liability and business disruption caused by new product ventures, intellectual property infringement, and use of customer data in business and advertising. He routinely conducts internal presentations and training on data privacy compliance, maintaining effective trade secrecy programs, and cybersecurity incident response.

Experience

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ArentFox Schiff

  • Counsel
    Jun 2020 ∼ Present 2 years
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Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe LLP

  • Of Counsel
    May 2018 ∼ Jun 2020 2 years
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ArentFox Schiff

  • Partner
    Feb 2016 ∼ May 2018 2 years
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