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July 9, 2019 News

Shruti Chopra Appointed Chair of the Young Lawyers Action Group and Vice-Chair of the Information Technology Committee of the American Bar Association Section of Intellectual Property Law

July 9, 2019 – Shruti Chopra, an Associate in Morrison Cohen’s Corporate Department and Intellectual Property Group has been appointed Chair of the Young Lawyers Action Group and Vice-Chair of the Information Technology Committee of the American Bar Association (ABA) Section of Intellectual Property Law (ABA-IPL) for the 2019-2020 association year, which begins on September 1, 2019. She has also been reappointed as Co-Chair of the Privacy, Cybersecurity and Digital Rights Committee and Vice-Chair (Diversity) of the India Committee, both part of ABA’s Section of International Law.

Shruti was previously selected as a Young Lawyer Fellow by ABA-IPL for a three-year term in 2018-2019 for her achievement, contributions, and commitment to ABA-IPL and the practice of law. In her role as a Fellow, Shruti actively works to increase young lawyer engagement, mentor future fellows and new members, and develop emerging leaders of ABA-IPL.

In her practice at Morrison Cohen, Shruti provides advice on legal and commercial issues to early stage and high-growth companies on a variety of commercial transactions involving intellectual property, privacy and technology, and works on the intellectual property, technology, privacy and data security aspects of mergers, acquisitions, divestures, venture capital investments, private equity, and debt financing transactions. Shruti also works on matters relating to the development, licensing, transfer and commercialization of intellectual property, technology, and data assets.