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Paul Bokota

Spectrum Brands
Vice President & Division General Counsel
Paul Bokota is the Vice President & Division General Counsel for the Hardware & Home Improvement division (“HHI”) located in Lake Forest, California. Paul oversees and manages all legal work for HHI worldwide and Spectrum Brands legal issues in Canada. He also manages Spectrum Brands legal work for LATAM and AIPAC, as well as the company's Anti-Corruption compliance. Paul is responsible for all consumer-protection related legal issues, including division-wide compliance with Prop 65. Prior to joining Spectrum Brands, Paul was the Associate General Counsel for Toshiba America Information Systems, Inc. where he had responsibility for overseeing numerous counseling and transactional matters for Toshiba’s computer, tablet, and television business. Prior to joining Toshiba, Paul was the Deputy General Counsel for James Hardie Building Products, overseeing transactional, litigation and intellectual property matters in the Unites States as well as compliance activities, including environmental, Prop 65 and OSHA compliance. Before going in-house, Paul worked for two different law firms as a commercial litigator, litigating and trying cases in a variety of legal areas, including intellectual property, contracts, trade secrets, employment and products liability. A native of Chicago, Paul received his Bachelor’s Degree magna cum laude from Harvard University and his J.D. magna cum laude from Indiana University in Bloomington. He is active in the Orange County Bar Association and is an elected member of the Irvine Unified School Board.

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Tuesday, February 26

10:45am EST