Keri specialises in IP, technology and media law with a commercial focus.
She works closely with media, science and technology-based businesses of all sizes to help develop, protect and commercialise their IP, cement key contractual relationships, and comply with consumer and sector-specific regulation.
Keri has a particular interest in media law, and is experienced in advising television producers, broadcasters and new media operators. She also provides specialist advice on data privacy (including data matching, targeting and transfer), e-commerce and consumer protection.
- Recommended as a leading "Next Generation Lawyer" by Legal 500 (2018, 2019)
Advising Sky Television
on all contractual, product development, regulatory and consumer aspects of its "over-the-top" sports and entertainment content services, FAN PASS and NEON, including third party arrangements for co-promotion and resale
Advising Imagination Television
on the production of Heartbreak Island, Rachel Hunter's Tour of Beauty and Grand Designs New Zealand
Acting for an international animal health company
regarding key commercial, consumer and technological arrangements
Advising on various corporate transactions
involving technology and telecommunications businesses, including the proposed merger of Sky Television and Vodafone New Zealand
Advising a listed infrastructure provider
on data collection, use and ownership issues in relation to "big data"
Drafting and negotiating collaborative research and development agreements
in the educational, natural health, animal health, and agri-tech sectors