Chris Achatz is an attorney with Bryan Cave LLP. He represents clients with regard to the licensing and transfer of intellectual property and technology. He also provides legal solutions to businesses regarding distribution and resale arrangements, professional service agreements, open source compliance, and data acquisition, and commercialization. His data privacy and security practice involves advising his clients on industry-specific regulations and standards that govern the responsible use, collection, and management of their customers’ personal information. His experience also includes developing company policies and drafting and implementing privacy- and security-related compliance, strategies, and programs.