Mark Wittow is a partner in the Seattle office of K&L Gates and former practice group coordinator for the firm’s intellectual property/technology transactions and data privacy practice group. His work focuses on complex intellectual property, technology and data related transactions and counseling, including the acquisition, development, marketing, licensing and distribution of mobile applications and computing devices, cloud-based software and other types of computing and data management services, other types of technologies, music, and other media content. Mark also advises clients on electronic commerce, data privacy and data protection issues, technology litigation settlements, and patent licensing and dispositions. Mark provides advice to clients of all sizes on technology and content development, protection and licensing in a wide variety of industries, including health care, agriculture, real estate, aerospace and avionics, financial services, fashion and apparel, travel and tourism, and entertainment.
Mark’s recent experience includes assisting domestic and international businesses with the legal issues and agreements associated with the development and operation of data analytics and cloud services, mobile applications, and interactive websites; product and software distribution, including open source software issues; and machine learning and artificial intelligence developments.