Stephen Wu is a Shareholder with Silicon Valley Law Group in
San Jose, California. Steve served as
the 2010-2011 Chair of the American Bar Association Section of Science &
Technology Law, and helped found many of the committees in the Section. He is a past Chair of the High Technology
Law Section of the Santa Clara County Bar Association.
His practice emphasizes information governance and
information technology matters, in areas including information security,
privacy, mobile computing, records management, and computer-related
investigations. In addition, Steve
drafts and negotiates technology-related agreements, such as service
agreements, licenses, joint ventures, development agreements, and marketing
agreements. His litigation practice
includes information technology, intellectual property, and general commercial
Finally, Steve focuses on compliance, liability, and
information governance in emerging areas of technology law such as artificial
intelligence, robotics, human-computer interfaces, Big Data, the Internet of
Things, augmented and virtual reality, and 3D printing. He has written or co-written six books on
information security and the law. He
wrote product liability chapters for a recent book from the Daimler and Benz
Foundation on autonomous driving and the book from the American Bar
Association Section of Science & Technology Law on legal issues arising from drones.
Steve is a graduate of the University of Pittsburgh and
Harvard Law School.