Davis & Gilbert LLP
Gary A. Kibel is a partner in the Technology, Digital Media & Privacy; Intellectual Property and Advertising, Marketing & Promotions Practice Groups of Davis & Gilbert. Mr. Kibel regularly counsels clients with respect to new media/advertising law; privacy and data security; and information technology matters.
Mr. Kibel advises interactive companies, advertising agencies, media providers and other commercial entities regarding transactions for interactive advertising, behavioral advertising, social networking, user-generated content, viral marketing, mobile marketing, gaming and other emerging products and services. In addition, Mr. Kibel also has extensive experience representing major wireless carriers in connection with cutting edge data, entertainment and information services.
Mr. Kibel is a Certified Information Privacy Professional (CIPP) and advises clients in many industries regarding privacy and data security issues, including, internal information security policies, contractual obligations and requirements, security breaches and incident responses, audits, cross-border data transfers and other matters in connection with an organization's collection, storage and use of data in all aspects of its business.
In addition, Mr. Kibel counsels both providers of information technology services and customers for such products and services regarding complex technology and intellectual property issues such as software and content licensing, enterprise technology implementations, consulting services, independent contractor relationships, outsourcing and development projects.
Mr. Kibel regularly conducts training sessions and provides internal presentations to both business and legal personnel on issues such as social media policies, privacy and information security practices and all hot topics in digital media.
Mr. Kibel earned his J.D. from Brooklyn Law School in 1999, his M.B.A. from Binghamton University in 1992 and his B.A. from Binghamton University in 1990, and is a member of the New York, New Jersey and Connecticut bars as well as a Certified Information Privacy Professional.
Leonard L. Gordon
Federal Trade Commission
Leonard L. Gordon serves as the Director of the Northeast Regional Office of the Federal Trade Commission, where he supervises the investigation and litigation of both consumer protection and antitrust matters. Mr. Gordon joined the FTC in 2005 as a senior attorney, and, since joining the agency, he has led numerous antitrust and consumer protection investigations. He became the Assistant Director in August 2007 and the Director in March 2008.
Mr. Gordon also regularly speaks to legal, business and consumer groups on both antitrust and consumer protection topics. Mr. Gordon joined the FTC after 17 years as an associate and then a partner with the firm now known as DLA Piper, where his practice focused on antitrust, business tort and general business litigation and counseling.
Mr. Gordon graduated from the George Washington University Law School with honors in 1988.
Andrew S. Reiskind is Privacy and Data Protection Counsel for Mastercard WorldWide. He is responsible for ensuring compliance with data protection laws on a global basis for MasterCard’s payment services business, as well as for the development of new information and payment products.
Mr. Reiskind’s prior positions includes being Chief Privacy Officer at Harte-Hanks, a global direct marketing services form, which provides call center, database marketing, fulfillment, and e-mail services to clients in the financial, pharmaceutical, and retail industries.
Mr. Reiskind is a graduate of the Columbia University School of Law and the University of Delaware.
Adam Turkel is currently corporate counsel for Salesforce.com, Inc. He is responsible for negotiating global commercial deals for the industry leader in enterprise cloud computing solutions.
Prior to salesforce.com, Mr. Turkel worked as an associate in the Intellectual Property and Technology group at White & Case LLP advising startup and institutional clients on a wide variety of intellectual property and technology issues.
Mr. Turkel is a graduate of the Fordham University School of Law.