William S. Galkin is an attorney in private practice in Baltimore, Maryland. Mr. Galkin has more than 20 years’ experience advising companies at all stages of development on entering into, structuring and managing a wide variety of relationships in the areas of information technology, e-commerce and privacy. He has served as an adjunct professor of Computer Law at the University of Maryland School of Law; an adjunct professor of Business Law at the Merrick School of Business at the University of Baltimore; Special Intellectual Property Counsel for the Office of the Maryland Attorney General; and Chairperson of the “Crimes in Cyberspace Panel” for the 19th National Information Systems Security Conference (sponsored by the National Security Agency). He is also the author of Maryland Intellectual Property and Technology Transactions Forms and Practice Manual, published by Data Trace Publishing in 2008. He received his J.D. from the New York University School of Law in 1985. Visit his website at http://www.galkinlaw.com/.