Karen Lee is a senior associate in the IP & TMT group of Mayer Brown JSM in Hong Kong. Her focus is on commercial and non-contentious IP & TMT matters, as well as data privacy.
Karen's experience includes working on large-scale multi-jurisdictional outsourcing projects, and drafting technology procurement and management services agreements covering the Asia-Pacific Region. She regularly drafts and negotiates a wide range of IT and IP commercial agreements, including software licence agreements; consulting, development and services agreements; data centre agreements; software as a services agreements; procurement contracts; franchise agreements; distribution agreements; end-user software licence agreements; intellectual property licenses and assignments, and non-disclosure agreements. Karen also provides regular support for merger and acquisition transactions, including carrying out the IT and IP due diligence, and amending or drafting the related licences, assignments and warranties.
Karen also has extensive experience advising on data privacy issues, including carrying out data privacy audits, drafting personal information collection statements, privacy policies and internal guidelines on how clients can comply with data privacy laws.
Karen also advises on domain name issues, and has filed and succeeded in numerous UDRP and URS complaints.
Karen was named 'Rising Star in Intellectual Property' at the Euromoney Asia Women in Business Law Awards (2016).