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Tony Thai

Tony Thai

Lecturer in Law

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699 Exposition Blvd. Los Angeles, CA 90089-0074 USA

Last Updated: August 16, 2018




Tony Thai counsels clients on the full lifecycle of corporate matters essential to growing and protecting their businesses, including private equity and venture capital financing, mergers and acquisitions, intellectual property, data privacy and security, and commercial contracts. He advises companies operating across a broad array of industries, including technology, payments and financial services, advertising and marketing, consumer packaged goods (CPG), entertainment, and digital media. Leveraging his experience as a former information technology (IT) consultant and fullstack software developer, Thai has helped his clients implement large-scale IT and business process outsourcing, software-as-a-service (SaaS), and platform-as-a-service (PaaS) solutions, both on the customer and provider side of deals.

Prior to joining his current firm, Thai held positions as assistant general counsel for a billion dollar marketing solutions provider and as associate general counsel for a payment and risk management solutions provider.
 

FACULTY IN THE NEWS

Los Angeles Times
January 15, 2020
Re: Wayne Sandholtz

Wayne Sandholtz, a faculty member part of both USC Gould and USC Dornsife, wrote an op-ed discussing how Trump is “a few steps from becoming a new kind of autocrat –an elected one.” He analyzes how Trump’s strategies and actions mirror those of other elected autocrats, naming Viktor Orban, Vladimir Putin, and Rodrigo Duterte as examples.

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Ariela Gross
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Thomas D. Lyon
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Thomas Lyon commented on Roseanna Sommers’, “Commonsense Consent,” at the 14th Annual Conference on Empirical Legal Studies, Claremont-McKenna College.