Ms. Rupp is from Thousand Oaks, California and moved to Utah to attend Brigham Young University. She attended BYU for both her undergrad and law school degrees. Ms. Rupp majored in English as she enjoys reading, writing, and literature. In fact, Ms. Rupp grew up reading intellectual property textbooks from her family’s library, which set the foundation for her career. Ms. Rupp has worked in an office of general counsel, as a research fellow, with Brigham Young University’s Copyright Licensing Office, and with three law firms on IP matters. Ms. Rupp has also participated in a number of moot court competitions and enjoys attending them. Ms. Rupp is a member of the Utah Bar, and is routinely involved in trademark prosecution and enforcement, intellectual property and commercial litigation, and contract drafting and review. Her practice also includes advising clients on data protection issues in connection with the European Union’s and United Kingdom’s General Data Protection Regulation(s) (“GDPR”), the California Consumer Privacy Act (“CCPA”), and the California Privacy Rights Act (“CPRA”). Shelise assists clients in reviewing the applicability of these laws, developing company privacy programs and policies, and facilitating cross-border data transfers where applicable.