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Thomas J. Hall, J.D. Racine, WI 53402 thomasj.hall@gmail.

com 414 491 3949 Experience: August, 2010 Present Full time engagement with a major international financial organization. Initial engagement focused on analysis of IT contractual portfolio to ensure compliance with state, national and international privacy and data security laws. Upon successful completion of that project, engagement was extended to include analysis of software portfolio and negotiations with vendors relating to restructuring of client's IT infrastructure. 2007 2009 Of Counsel, Baker, Donelson, Bearman, Caldwell and Berkowitz, Nashville, TN Notable client projects included roles as lead counsel for: Product development for a major medical device manufacturer. Responsibilities included: Supervising counsel providing patent clearance opinions; Licensing of software, manufacturing technology and know-how; Due diligence; A major computer hardware manufacturer for: A market development effort with a seven-figure budget; Revision of compliance materials for the indirect sales channel; Resolution of a seven figure fee dispute; Successfully led a major strategic partnership effort. Advice and counsel to clients seeking patent protection and/or to commercialize patented inventions. Authored three books and numerous articles for clients and specific industry audiences including one book on patent licensing. 2005 2007 Solo Practitioner, Racine, WI

Client projects included: Six month on-site engagement at a Fortune 100 financial institution to assist with information technology transactions, including global master services agreements, development of customized hardware, custom software and database development and electronic trading systems. Various information technology transactions for a variety of clients, local, state and national levels. Included review and revision of procurement procedures and creation of standardized contracting policies to mitigate business and legal risks.

2003 2005 Gonzalez, Saggio & Harlan, Milwaukee, WI Lead counsel for development of a new flagship product for a Fortune 50 manufacturer. Tasks included: Due diligence; Joint development agreements; Supply agreements. Patent licenses and research agreements for a major medical device manufacturer and a major medical research institution. Developed automated contracting systems that reduced transaction time, improved measurement of ROI and reduced opportunity for error. Developed and delivered standardized IT compliance and contracting programs major manufacturing clients. 2000 2003 Foley & Lardner, Milwaukee, WI Notable projects included: Lead counsel to a major regional hospital in the implementation of a new enterprise resource plan. Responsible for securing measurable performance standards and led effort to create interim remedies to help ensure successful performance. Lead counsel to a major medical service provider for acquisition of testing and tracking software. New product development projects. Patent licenses and research agreements. Mitigated business and legal risks through improved training of staff, review and revision of compliance procedures and creation of standardized contracting policies; Patent litigation. 1988 1999 Associate Counsel, Wausau Insurance, Wausau, WI Principal Counsel for assigned business units, including: Information technology Procurement Commercial real estate Treasury Reinsurance Compliance Recovered more than $100 million in disputed reinsurance collectibles. Developed and implemented national training programs, improving compliance by sales and processing personnel. Mitigated corporate risk by improving corporate procurement policies and the training of procurement personnel. EDUCATION: BA, 1982 Cornell College, Mt. Vernon, Iowa Magna cum laude, with Distinction in History Wisconsin Law, Madison, Wisconsin Cum laude, Order of the Coif (top 10%)

JD, 1988

BAR ADMISSIONS: Wisconsin Bar Association Tennessee Bar Association (inactive)

Publications: Co-Author Application Service Provider and Software as Service Agreements Line by Line, Aspatore Press (2007) Patent Licensing Agreements Line by Line, Aspatore Press (2008); Joint Development Agreements Line by Line, Aspatore Press (2009). Author "ERP Gone Bad: A Case Study," Manufacturing Business Technology (April 2008). Co-Author "Employee Fraud," Nashville Bar Journal (December 2007). Parse This! - Monthly CLE column in the Nashville Bar Journal. Presentations: Patent Licenses Joint Development Agreements Open Source Software Nondisclosure Agreements Application Service Provider Agreements Risk Management