Steven T. Chinowsky
Partner, Latham & Watkins
San Diego Area
IP Counseling, IP - Communications, IP - Internet, IP - Pharma, IP - Life Sciences, IP - Software, Licensing & Tech Transactions
Bio
Steven Chinowsky is a partner in the San Diego office and Co-chair of the firm's Technology Industry Group. Mr. Chinowsky's practice focuses primarily on high technology, life science and intellectual property transactional matters including acquisitions and dispositions of intellectual property portfolios, technology licensing agreements, research and collaboration agreements, technology joint venture agreements, electronic funds transfer law telecommunications agreements, outsourcing, Internet related agreements and general commercial agreements. He also has substantial experience in privacy law (including COPPA, Gramm-Leach-Bliley and California state law), entertainment law, and representing startup companies with concerns such as formation, private equity and venture capital fund raising, employment matters, product development and commercialization. Mr. Chinowsky represents both domestic, as well as international companies in a variety of industries including: technology, life sciences, pharmaceutical, software, industrial design, electronic payment processing, e-commerce, film, video game publishing, music, software, print publishing, telecommunications, manufacturing, distribution and education. Mr. Chinowsky often presents on various internet and intellectual property-related topics, and has been recognized by The Legal 500 US 2016 in the area of Technology Transactions. He is an active member of the State Bar of California, the Licensing Executives Society, the San Diego Software Industry Council, Biocom and The Generic Pharmaceutical Association.
Matters
  • The Active Network
  • Allergan, Inc.
  • Alphatec Spine, Inc.
  • AmbRx, Inc.
  • Amistar Corporation
  • Amulaire Thermal Technologies, Inc.
  • Argen Corp.
  • Amateur Athletic Foundation of Los Angeles
  • Avery Dennison Corporation
  • Broadcom Corporation
  • Cadence Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
  • Ceridian Corporation
  • Classroom Connect
  • Colorescience
  • Conatus Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
  • Employers Direct Insurance Company
  • Firstream SA
  • Frank O. Gehry & Associates
  • Geffen Playhouse
  • Gehry Design, LLC
  • The Grove Foundation
  • Gentek
  • Guthy-Renker
  • ICT Works
  • Hale Ventures
  • IDT Corporation
  • Infommersion, Inc.
  • iRise Corporation
  • Leap Wireless International, Inc.
  • Leiner Health Products Inc.
  • Los Angeles Sports Council
  • Metro Goldwyn Mayer, Inc.
  • Movielink, LLC
  • Orchid Chemicals & Pharmaceuticals, Ltd.
  • Paypal, Inc.
  • Orexigen Therapeutics, Inc.
  • PayPoint Electronic Payment Systems, Inc.
  • Prolender Solutions, Inc.
  • Provide Commerce, Inc.
  • Qualcomm Inc.
  • RemedyTemp, Inc.
  • Saban Capital Group
  • Sagemetrix Corporation
  • Santarus, Inc.
  • The SCPIE Companies
  • SkinMedica, Inc.
  • Somaxon Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
  • Splendid Medien AG and its subsidiary Splendid Film GmbH
  • TriZetto Group, Inc.
  • Verus Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
  • V-Fluence Interactive
  • ViaSat, Inc.
  • Vivendi Universal Games Intl
  • WebsideStory, Inc.
  • WebMD Corporation
  • Zogenix Inc.
Clients
Allergan Alphatec Spine Amateur Athletic Foundation of Los Angeles AmbRx Amistar Amulaire Thermal Technologies Argen Avery Dennison Corporation Broadcom Cadence Pharmaceuticals, Inc. Ceridian LLC Classroom Connect Colorescience Conatus Pharmaceuticals Inc. Employers Direct Insurance Firstream SA Frank O. Gehry & Associates Geffen Playhouse Gehry Design Gentek Guthy-Renker Hale Ventures IDT Infommersion iRise Leap Wireless International, Inc. Leiner Health Products Inc. Los Angeles Sports Council Metro Goldwyn Mayer Movielink Orchid Chemicals & Pharmaceuticals Orexigen Therapeutics PayPal PayPoint Electronic Payment Systems Prolender Solutions Provide Commerce Qualcomm RemedyTemp Saban Capital Group Sagemetrix Santarus SkinMedica Somaxon Pharmaceuticals Splendid Medien The Active Network, Inc. The Grove Foundation The SCPIE Companies TriZetto Group V-Fluence Interactive Verus Pharmaceuticals ViaSat, Inc. Vivendi Universal Games Intl WebMD WebsideStory Zogenix
Schools
1998
University of Pennsylvania Law School
JD
1994
University of California, Los Angeles
BA
Bar Admissions

California