Rao Law Group


What We Do


RLG attorneys have experience in data privacy, including cross-border data transfer, European Union regulation, GDPR, and Privacy Shield compliance.  We also have experience with AML/BSA work, including OCC compliance, audit preparation, FinCEN reporting, and other compliance areas relevant to the financial services sector.  We have published on topics in cyber security, European data privacy, data best practices, and compliance.  We work with prominent privacy and compliance professionals, and regularly advise banks, financial services, technology, and retail clients on issues including model clause implementation, HIPAA, COPPA, regulatory compliance, and European Union data protection compliance.  We have advised SaaS, social media, advertising, and analytics clients regarding data collection, disclosures, policies, and procedures.

Financial Services | Analytics | SaaS | E-Commerce | Financial Services | Web and Mobile Applications


Intellectual property is a key asset for RLG's clients, whether musicians, artists, writers, designers, software developers, professional services companies, or retail brands.  We have wide-ranging experience securing and defending our clients' intellectual property rights.  We have filed trademark and patent applications, and protected business sensitive data with secrecy agreements.  We are also experienced intellectual property litigators who have litigated patent, copyright, and trademark claims in federal courts around the country.  Whether our clients are in the technology, SaaS, or creative fields, they benefit from our breadth of intellectual property knowledge and litigation experience.

Music | Art | Design | Creative Industries | Software | Retail | Technology


RLG attorneys have drafted and negotiated business contracts including license agreements, service agreements, SaaS agreements, partnership agreements, joint venture agreements, franchise purchase agreements, LLC buy-sell agreements, confidentiality agreements, financing agreements, stock purchase, incentive stock, and stock option agreements.  We frequently work with start up companies and small businesses in industries from digital health to retail.

Start Up | Business | Professional Services | SaaS | Technology | Real Estate | Creative Industries


We are experienced commercial litigators who have litigated and defended claims in state, federal bankruptcy, federal district, and federal appellate courts.  These include breach of contract, insurance, deceptive trade practices, false advertising, breach of fiduciary duty, breach of partnership, unfair competition, fraud, Lanham Act, Copyright Act, theft of trade secret, derivative shareholder claims, civil conspiracy claims, and 10b-5 securities claims.

Technology | Business | Professional Services | Real Estate | Bankruptcy