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Shawn N. Sullivan

Shawn N. Sullivan

Lecturer in Law

Last Updated: Wednesday, December 20, 2017

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




Shawn N. Sullivan teaches Contract Drafting & Strategy for USC Gould School of Law’s online programs. Sullivan is a Washington, DC-based attorney and international legal consultant, an arbitrator, and general counsel to the International Life Sciences Institute. Previously he was a judicial law clerk to U.S. District Judge George Arceneaux, an associate with Crowell & Moring, LLP, a partner with Bradley Arant Rose & White, LLP, and intellectual property counsel for CIMMYT International. Sullivan received an Ll.M. degree from Cambridge University, an Ll.M. in International Business and Economic Law from Georgetown University, and BA and JD degrees from the University of Mississippi. He also teaches courses in intellectual property law at Queen Mary University of London.
 

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The Washington Post
January 18, 2018
Re: Edward Kleinbard

Edward Kleinbard was quoted about the benefits Apple will reap after it pays an initial tax to repatriate its foreign profits. “On the one hand, this is a record payment. On the other hand, it shows how successful they’ve been at gaming the system” around the world, said Kleinbard.

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