Miriam Ballhausen, Counsel, Bird & Bird and Matt Jacobs, Director, Legal Counsel, Synopsys
About this talk
Get your open source licensing questions answered. Miriam Ballhausen is a software, data protection and copyright lawyer. Her particular experience is in advising on complex IT projects, as well as on collaborative software development, open source programs and the GDPR.
Working as a Counsel in Bird&Bird’s Technology and Communications Sector Group as well as the Commercial and Privacy and Data Protection Practice Groups, she offers years of expertise in drafting, negotiating and advising on all types of 'classic' IT contracts, software licensing and data protection. She particularly focuses on advising on all legal and commercial matters in connection with open source software, including enforcement actions. Her clients range from leading IT and technology-driven companies to global financial institutions, mid-tier global tech leaders and innovative tech start-ups.
Synopsys helps development teams build secure, high-quality software, minimizing risks while maximizing speed and productivity. With a combination of industry-leading tools, services, and expertise, only Synopsys helps organizations optimize security and quality in DevSecOps and throughout the software development life cycle.…