Business of all sizes need knowledgeable intellectual property counsel...

…to help secure, protect, optimize and commercialize their ideas, know-how, ingenuity, business methods and practices, inventions. brands and creative expressions. I help business do just that.

I bring years of patent, trademark, copyright and trade secret experience for small and large businesses, entrepreneurs, investors and inventors. Whether you are an independent inventor, author or creative individual or you are a growing business in need of brand protection I can help navigate the strategies, steps and solutions you need to get your business to the next level.

I leverage my practical in-house experience with battle scars earned in the trenches of intellectual property litigation to provide insight, and strategic perspective for brand positioning, competitive strength, business value building and other intellectual property needs.

How I can help:

  • General Counsel for Tech startups
  • Co-Founder Agreements
  • Software Development Agreements
  • Service Level Agreements
  • Website/Customer Agreements
  • Website, Hosting and Web Development Agreements
  • Infringing Content Solutions
  • Open Source Licensing Compliance
  • Issuing and responding to DMCA takedown requests
  • Terms of Use, Acceptable Use and Privacy Policies
  • Create Copyright Infringement Safe Harbor
  • Domain Name Counselling and Clearance
  • Domain Name Acquisition, Transfer and Recovery
  • ICANN Domain Name Disputes (UDRP)
  • Anti-Cybersquatting Consumer Protection Act (ACPA)
  • Domain Name Hijacking and Reverse Domain Name Hijacking
  • gTLD Domains Protected Mark List
  • Domain Name Escrow
  • Social Media Brand Protection
  • User Generated Content Agreements
  • Content Licensing
  • Provider Indemnification
  • Video Games and App Development
  • Outsourced, Crowdsourced, Collaborative and Third Party development
  • Content Licensing (Music, Sounds, Video and Pictures)
  • End User License Agreements
  • Privacy and Data Collection Issues
  • Technology Distribution Agreements
  • Let’s Play, Screen Capture, Machinima, Twitch and public performance rights
  • Internet Marketing and Advertising
  • Email Advertising and Spam
  • Internet Advertising Agreements
  • Flash/Daily Deal Marketing and Promotion Agreements
  • Co-branding, co-marketing Agreements
  • Consumer Privacy and Data Security
  • Online auctions, sweepstakes and promotions
  • Responding to ISP subpoenas
  • Service Provider Immunity under Communications Decency Act
  • Licensing and Technology Agreements
  • Outsourcing Agreements
  • Work made for Hire Agreements
  • Vendor Agreements
  • Reseller Agreements
  • Merger and Acquisition Technology and IP Due Diligence
  • SaaS/Cloud Agreements
  • Software Licensing
  • Source Code Licensing
  • Source Code Escrow Agreements
  • End User Licensing
  • Click Wrap, Web Wrap, Browse Wrap and Shrink Wrap Agreements
  • Freeware, lightware, trialware and shareware licensing
  • Beta Test Licensing
  • Develop SaaS and Cloud service agreements
  • Open Source Licensing
  • eSports contracts