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Jeffrey C. Davis is a shareholder at Vedder Price, concentrating his practice on representing corporations, financial institutions, public bodies, and individuals in technology licensing, records retention, eDiscovery, electronic commerce, data privacy, mergers and acquisitions, regulatory matters, corporate finance arrangements, and general corporate matters.
Mr. Davis has served as principal counsel for both vendors and users of information technology products and services. He regularly provides advice and counsel on data processing agreements, software development agreements, software licensing agreements, outsourcing arrangements, transition services agreements, multimedia content acquisition agreements, distribution agreements, consulting agreements, and strategic alliances for Vedder Price's client base. Mr. Davis possesses a wealth of experience advising clients in the heavily regulated financial services and health care fields.
Mr. Davis also regularly counsels clients on all aspects of records management, including developing and implementing records retention programs and electronic communications policies. He has written and spoken extensively on a variety of topics relating to information technology, data privacy, records retention, and electronic discovery.
Mr. Davis is a member of the American Bar Association and is active in several charitable organizations, including Kaleidoscope, Inc. and the Michael A. DeStefano Foundation.
Date of Birth: 1961
Law School: Loyola University Chicago School of Law, J.D., 1987
Undergraduate School: University of Arizona, B.S., 1984
Bar/Professional Association Involvement:
Awards; Honors; Distinctions:
- Leading Lawyers Member selected by peers in Computer & Technology Law and Data Privacy
Published Legal Writing:
- "Joint Ventures in Information Technology: Stone Soup Revisited," Bloomberg Law Reports, March 19, 2012
- Chapter on Privacy, (co-author), Advising Illinois Financial Institutions, Illinois Institute for Continuing Legal Education, 2002