Jasmine Abou-Kassem believes that working with clients early in the process enables her to provide the best legal counsel to achieve each client’s goals and objectives. She is a former member of Polsinelli’s litigation practice, where she assisted in resolving commercial disputes of all stages before serving as an in-house counsel for the largest U.S. manufacturer of greeting cards and social expression products.
During her in-house practice, Jasmine provided legal counsel related to commercial and intellectual property defense matters and served as lead counsel for the licensing of intellectual property. Jasmine draws on her unique background and experience to bring value to clients in various industries including health care, education, financial services, data security, software, and technology in the licensing, protection, and exploitation of their intellectual property. She focuses on each client’s unique structure, applicable industry, and legal standards, to craft creative solutions that best meet clients’ objectives.
Jasmine assists clients in negotiating, structuring, and drafting license agreements and a variety of related corporate transactions, including:
- Financial agreements
- Asset purchases
- Confidentiality agreements
- Security agreements
- Development agreements
- Consulting agreements
- Professional services agreements
- Marketing and sponsorship agreements
Her licensing experience gives her a deep understanding of the various forms of intellectual property, which informs the services she provides to clients. Relying on her litigation background, Jasmine identifies potential risks in matters, takes early steps to avoid them, and provides legal counsel to protect client assets and minimize liability. She is also well versed in matters involving the following:
- Licensing related audits
- Website and mobile application ADA accessibility
- Website development and technology related professional services