Tom Oslovar


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Tom Oslovar is a technology transactions attorney who specializes in mergers and acquisitions, technology transaction agreements such as licensing agreements, IP assignments, co-marketing agreements, development agreements, and intellectual property issues that arise in transactional matters related to venture capital and private equity financings and public and private securities offerings. In addition, Tom provides general legal advice to clients regarding their business operations, legal best practices, and technology compliance.

Tom also advises clients on open source-related issues in the compliance and M&A contexts. His work involves remediating open source issues in software products, developing and maintaining open source use policies, and providing general education regarding open source issues to clients’ engineering and technical personnel.



Bar Admissions

  • California


  • University of California, Los Angeles, J.D.; Order of the Coif; Chief Articles Editor, Journal of International Law and Foreign Affairs
  • Point Loma Nazarene University, B.A., History: summa cum laude
  • Representation of a global consumer measurement company in its open source software compliance efforts
  • Representation of a major Hollywood movie studio in a significant outsourcing agreement for post-production services
  • Representation of a major infotainment and audio equipment manufacturer in its negotiation of commercial license agreements
  • Representation of Dealertrack Technologies, Inc. in its $1 billion cash and stock acquisition of Dealer Dot Com, Inc.
  • Representation of Exar Corporation in its $223 million acquisition of Integrated Memory Logic Limited