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Sapna Desai

Solicitor (Associate), Russell-Cooke
Sapna is an associate in the corporate and commercial team and joined Russell-Cooke in March 2019.

Having previously worked as an in-house lawyer for two IT services companies, Sapna has gained invaluable experience of working in the technology industry and continues to regularly advise both established businesses and start-ups in this sector as well as other sectors including hospitality, health and fitness and retail.

Sapna's areas of specialism include:
  • commercial contracts & terms of business
  • data protection issues & compliance (in particular GDPR) including advising on international transfers and processing of personal data
  • e-commerce (both B2C and B2B)
  • start-ups (including in relation to navigating the legal framework for start-ups)
  • SaaS (subscription) & software licencing agreements
  • website/app/API terms of use & EULA
  • Sapna also advises on various other matters including in relation to corporate governance and agreements (e.g. shareholders agreements, share vesting, share buy-backs, convertible loans etc.) and intellectual property matters (e.g. trade marks).
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Website terms and conditions of use
Website terms and conditions of use

These Precedent website terms and conditions of use (also known as website terms and conditions, T&Cs, Ts and Cs or Ts&Cs) govern the use of a generic ‘information only’ website offered to users free of charge. It is drafted with consumer use in mind and forms part of a suite of precedent terms which govern the use of a website, the supply of goods and services, acceptable use, privacy and the use of cookies. This Precedent should not be used for businesses in regulated industries.

Practice areas


  • Legal Practice Course (Distinction) (2014)
  • Law LLB (Upper Second) (2013)


  • Contributing Author


  • University of Warwick (2010-2013)
  • Lycée Français Charles de Gaulle (2010)

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