Kathy Carpenter, Felix Hilgert, & Leigh Wickell
Kathy Carpenter | Head of Privacy | LTK
Kathy is a privacy lawyer at LTK and has counseled companies on technology that empowers creators, fueling interactive experiences, and their business operations. She has the unique perspective of being both legal counsel and having been a client of legal services in her roles supporting video game and consumer app development, production, distribution, publishing, and merchandising. She has been fortunate to have been involved with 3 generations of Xbox console launches, and securing content to showcase technology differentiators. Her career included living and working in London for Activision|Blizzard, counseling their European development studios and publishing for Xbox, PlayStation, Wii, PC/Mac, and mobile skus.
Felix Hilgert | Partner, US | Osborne Clarke
Felix is a technology and video games lawyer with a focus on helping North American companies expand and succeed abroad. His practice centers on IP/IT agreements, e-commerce, as well as specific issues of the interactive entertainment industry. Felix advises innovative software and technology companies as well as online retailers and digital platforms on license, development and Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) contracts, AR/VR, as well as standard terms for B2B and B2C transactions, manages international expansion projects and complex contract negotiations, and advises on e-commerce and consumer protection. He is also regularly involved in technology driven transactions.
Leigh Wickell | Counsel, Privacy Program | Ekata
Leigh is a Privacy Counsel at Ekata, Inc., a fraud prevention and identity verification company where she focuses on global privacy compliance program management; product design reviews; legal research and analysis; and data protection notices, policies, procedures, and agreements. She previously worked as Conflicts Counsel at Foster Pepper PLLC (now Foster Garvey PC) before beginning her data privacy career at SAP Concur.