Presentations | 03/07/2019

Shareholder John LeRoy to Speak at George Washington University Law School Global Anti-Corruption and Compliance Program

Team Contact: John LeRoy

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SOUTHFIELD, Mich. – Brooks Kushman shareholder John LeRoy will be presenting at the Institute for U.S. Law Global Anti-Corruption and Compliance program in Washington D.C. on March 8, 2019 at the George Washington University Law School. His presentation will focus on compliance strategies for open source software in manufacturing and tech industries.

The International Compliance & Anti-Corruption program goal is to advance relevant knowledge and best practices in the fields of governance, risk and compliance, anti-bribery, financial crime prevention, anti-money laundering (AML), and several related areas. Practitioners from around the world will be attending and teaching at the program, and the seminars will focus on concrete steps and best practices for practitioners to apply to their companies, countries or clients.

With over 20 years of software, patent and copyright litigation experience, LeRoy is consistently recognized for his IP management strategies and work in the courtroom. LeRoy leverages his electrical engineering and legal background to create efficient solutions to complex legal issues in the computer industry. He also started the firm’s Open Source Software Compliance practice, where he has been working with corporations to navigate the proper use of open source software in today’s products. He has been recognized for his commitment to pro bono service and his history of success in federal courts nationwide. He is the Co-Chair of Brooks Kushman’s litigation department, and was recently recognized as Michigan IP Litigator of the Year.

For more information about the program, and to register, click here.

About Brooks Kushman P.C.
Brooks Kushman P.C. is a leading intellectual property (IP) and technology law firm, and represents clients nationally and internationally with respect to protection, enforcement and monetization of IP, including patents, trademarks, copyrights and trade secrets. The firm has more than 90 intellectual property professionals specializing in various technical disciplines, and has a reputation for providing leading IP counseling with a focus on the business objectives of their clients.

Brooks Kushman counts a number of Fortune 100 companies across a variety of industries among its clients. The firm is also recognized by leading legal publications and rankings, including Corporate Counsel magazine, U.S. News & World Report, Law360, Intellectual Asset Management, Managing Intellectual Property, and Intellectual Property Today. For more information, please visit

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