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The California Privacy Rights Act (CPRA) Will Change the Privacy Landscape Again If Approved in November

On June 24, 2020, it was announced that the California Privacy Rights Act (the “CPRA”) garnered enough signatures to appear on the November 3, 2020 California ballot. The CPRA would amend the California Consumer Privacy Act of 2018 (the “CCPA”). Because of its significant expansion of the CCPA obligations, the…

KO Expands Commercial Practice and Life Science Expertise with Attorney Christine Hofmeister

Koenig, Oelsner, Taylor, Schoenfeld & Gaddis PC (KO Law Firm) has announced the expansion of its commercial practice with the addition of attorney Christine Hofmeister. Christine counsels health care, life science, technology and professional services clients on a variety of commercial and transactional matters. Christine specializes in drafting and negotiating a wide…

KO Client PAIRIN Closes Series A to Grow its Equitable Hiring Tech

KO tech client PAIRIN recently closed a $2.1 million Series A investment to scale and grow the company at this pivotal time. PAIRIN’s platform seeks to make the hiring and screening process more equitable, and it can be customized to meet the needs of clients, like the state of Colorado,…

KO Wins CLOC’s Legal Innovation in Operations Project Award

KO Law Firm was recently recognized as a winner of the inaugural Legal Innovation in Operations Project (LIO Project) award run by the Corporate Legal Operations Consortium (CLOC), a global organization focused on redefining the business of law. The recognition honors law firms that have achieved innovation and design excellence…

Reducing Friction in Negotiating SaaS Contracts to Close More Deals Faster

Common pitfalls for Software as a Service (SaaS) deals occur during negotiation due to unnecessary friction with customers and other various roadblocks. These roadblocks can result in a slower sales process, increased transaction costs, and delay or even loss of potential revenue. Making a few key changes to how you…

KO Client Company Six Spins Off from Sphero and Secures Financing

KO client Company Six recently completed a spin off from Sphero and closed a $3 million seed round. Company Six will create robotic systems designed for first responders, defense workers and others with dangerous jobs. KO represented Company Six in the spin-off and the financing. The KO team was led…

KO Client 9Yards Capital Invests in Robinhood’s $280M Series F Round

KO client 9Yards Capital, a venture capital firm that invests in transformative, growth-stage technology companies, recently invested in Robinhood’s $280 million Series F funding round. This round pushed Robinhood’s valuation to $8.3 billion. KO partners Jennifer Rosenthal and Kevin Gibson represented 9Yards Capital in the transaction. “For this deal, it…

KO Achieves 100% Participation in Legal Aid Foundation’s 2020 Associates Campaign

This year’s Legal Aid Foundation Associates Campaign raised nearly $230,000 statewide in just six weeks. KO associates achieved 100 percent participation in the campaign, making KO one of just 33 firms to achieve this milestone. KO’s involvement was led by attorney Cory Helton. The campaign raises money for Colorado Legal…