Doneld G. Shelkey represents clients in global outsourcing, commercial contracts, and licensing matters, with a particular focus on the e-commerce and electronics entertainment industries. Doneld assists in the negotiation of commercial transactions for domestic and international manufacturers, technology innovators, and retailers, and counsels clients in the e-commerce and electronics entertainment industries on consumer licensing and virtual property matters.
Doneld regularly assists clients in a wide spectrum of technology and data acquisition, implementation, and service agreements, including enterprise resource planning (ERP) implementation, licensing, software as a service (SaaS), information as a service (IaaS), data acquisition and services, cloud computing, and mobility agreements. He has particular experience in the alternative energy, specialized manufacturing, and consumer products industries, both in the United States and abroad.
Doneld also has a background in the electronics entertainment industry; with a particular focus on consumer licensing and virtual property matters. He has assisted both developers and publishers in the electronics entertainment industry at all stages of development and has assisted clients in such matters in the United States, Japan, and South Korea.
Doneld is a frequent speaker on e-contracting, cloud computing, and key issues in outsourcing.
Duquesne University, 1999, B.A.
Duquesne University School of Law, 2002, J.D.
Awards and Affiliations
Ranked, Technology, Massachusetts, Chambers USA (2022)
Member, Practice Group of the Year, Intellectual Property, Law360 (2019)
Next Generation Partner, Media, technology and telecoms: Technology transactions, The Legal 500 US (2018–2022)
Recommended, Media, technology and telecoms: Outsourcing, The Legal 500 US (2020)
Recommended, M&A/corporate and commercial: Commercial, The Legal 500 US (2018)
Next Generation Lawyer, Media, technology and telecoms - Outsourcing, The Legal 500 US (2017)