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Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP
NEW YORK, NY 10153
United States
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Charan Sandhu specializes in negotiating and structuring international technology and IP transactions ranging from joint ventures and strategic alliances, patent licenses, co-marketing and co-promotion arrangements, IP acquisitions and divestitures (including of large patent portfolios), technology transfer and outsourcing to settlements of IP litigation. Her practice encompasses a wide range of technologies, including consumer electronics, computer hardware and software, semiconductor devices and manufacturing equipment and processes, biotechnology, pharmaceuticals, medical devices, communications (network and telephony) and the Internet. She is a frequent speaker and author on IP issues.

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United States > Intellectual property > Patents: licensing

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Charan SandhuWeil, Gotshal & Manges LLP

United States > Media, technology and telecoms > Technology transactions

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Charan Sandhu  Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP

Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP has an ‘exceptionally hard working and diligent‘ team that covers the full suite of M&A, restructuring and standalone technology transactions. The dedicated practice represents a mix of technology and life sciences companies, as well as banks and private equity investors, on their most business critical deals, including domestic and cross-border strategic alliances, IP acquisitions and disposals, research and development agreements, outsourcing transactions and licensing agreements. Key to the team’s popularity is its ‘deep knowledge and experience in the technology field’ including its ‘ability to deal with challenging personalities in stressful negotiations‘. The largely New York-based group is co-chaired by the versatile Jeffrey Osterman and the ‘outstandingCharan Sandhu, who took over from former global practice head Michael Epstein, a partner with over 30 years’ experience in the market. Other key individuals include recently promoted partner Adam Dennis, and Silicon Valley-based partner Karen Ballack who is noted for her ‘great expertise, creativity, and good judgment‘.