In-House Counsel for Online Matchmaker Helps Keep Legal Harmony
Antone Johnson, Eharmony.com Inc.
eHarmony.com Inc., based in Pasadena, Calif., is a leading online service devoted to matching compatible singles seeking long-term relationships. It purports to enroll 10,000 to 15,000 newcomers daily and claims a success rate of 45 marriages per day. Antone Johnson, vice president for legal affairs, attends to a broad mix of duties as manager of eHarmony's legal and regulatory affairs. He sees himself as being at the intersection of intellectual property, privacy, commercial and consumer protection law.