Will Quick Appointed to North Carolina Board of Science, Technology & Innovation
Brooks Pierce partner Will Quick was recently appointed by the governor of North Carolina to the North Carolina Board of Science, Technology & Innovation.
The state-authorized advisory board promotes and supports scientific, engineering and industrial research applications in North Carolina and focuses on accelerating the next generation of North Carolina technology and technology companies.
Quick has a diverse litigation and regulatory practice, representing businesses and local governments in trial and appellate matters and before state agencies in North and South Carolina. He has a particular focus on litigating individual and class action claims involving violations of state consumer privacy protection statutes and federal privacy laws ranging from the Telephone Consumer Protection Act to the Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act. Quick also advises clients on the design and implementation of privacy compliance programs and assists businesses with their response and notification obligations following data security incidents, including ransomware attacks. He is a Board Certified Specialist in Privacy and Information Security Law from the North Carolina Board of Legal Specialization.