Roland Trope is a partner in the New York offices of Trope and Schramm LLP. He advises on government procurements, regulatory compliance in cross-border transactions, licensing of technology and intellectual property, cyberspace law, and ethics regulations for government contractors. Mr. Trope is the co-author of two books published by the ABA: Checkpoints in Cyberspace: Best Practices for Averting Liability in Cross-Border Transactions, and Sailing in Dangerous Waters: A Director's Guide to Data Governance. He earned a B.A. from USC, a B.A. and M.A. from Oxford University (where he was a Marshall Scholar and Danforth Fellow) and a J.D. from Yale Law School. Mr. Trope serves as an Adjunct Professor in the Department of Law at the United States Military Academy at West Point and lectures in its engineering departments on copyright, project management and ethics.Disclaimer: The views expressed by Mr. Trope are solely his own and have not been approved by, and should not be attributed to, the U.S. Military Academy, the U.S. Department of Defense, or the U.S. Government.