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Matthew Dawson is an associate in King & Spalding’s Business Litigation group, resident in the Silicon Valley office.  Mr. Dawson focuses on complex commercial litigation, including matters involving contract and technology licensing disputes, reasonable and non-discriminatory (“RAND”) licensing obligations, misappropriation of trade secrets, fraud, and various other commercial torts.  He has represented both early-stage ventures and Fortune 500 companies in the technology licensing, healthcare, pharmaceutical, biotechnology, and medical-device industries.

Prior to joining King & Spalding, Mr. Dawson served as law clerk to the Honorable John T. Copenhaver, Jr. in the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of West Virginia.

Publications

  • The Intractable Obscenity Problem 2.0: The Emerging Circuit Split as to the Constitutionality of "Local Community Standards" Online, 60 Cath. U. L. Rev. 719 (2011).
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Credentials

J.D., Columbus School of Law, magna cum laude

B.A., Economics, Davidson College

California

Maryland

Judicial Clerk, The Honorable John T. Copenhaver, Jr., U.S. District Court for the Southern District of West Virginia

Intern, The Honorable Ricardo M. Urbina, U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia

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J.D., Columbus School of Law, magna cum laude

B.A., Economics, Davidson College

California

Maryland

Judicial Clerk, The Honorable John T. Copenhaver, Jr., U.S. District Court for the Southern District of West Virginia

Intern, The Honorable Ricardo M. Urbina, U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia

Editor in Chief, Volume 61


Catholic University Law Review

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