Ron Raether is a partner at Faruki Ireland & Cox P.L.L. in Dayton, Ohio. Ron's experience with technology?related issues has spanned a broad array of substantive legal areas, including patent, antitrust, licensing and contracts, employment, trademark, domain name disputes, and federal and state privacy statutes. Ron has been involved in seminal data privacy and security cases, successfully defending over 30 class actions, and 175 individual FCRA and privacy related cases. Ron not only works with companies which have experienced unauthorized access to consumer data or have been named defendants in class actions and before agencies, but also has advised companies in developing practices and policies to proactively address these issues.