Barnes & Thornburg represents numerous companies on the leading edge of e-commerce, online media, content provision, and other diverse digital and Internet services.
Our attorneys represent and advise several of the world’s most successful and well known online service providers. We have the knowledge, skills, and experience to provide the most current and comprehensive advice in one of the most diverse and quickly evolving areas of the law. Our understanding of the relevant law allows us to not only protect our clients, but also help us find workable solutions that keep our clients ahead of the competition.
From start-ups to Fortune 500 companies, we understand the importance of our clients’ online assets and Internet business presence. We regularly counsel our clients regarding issues such as:
Privacy, security, and data collection regulations
Digital advertising, marketing and promotion, including keyword advertising, search engine optimization, and behavioral marketing
User-generated content and social media
International online brand protection
Trademark and copyright use, licensing, and infringement
Reputation management and defamation
Domain name acquisition and protection, including domain name purchases, UDRP, ACPA, and similar domain name proceedings
DMCA and copyright counseling and enforcement
Technology, content licensing, and other online service agreements
Internet fraud, diversion, phishing, hacking, and online theft
Website and ASP policies and agreements
Articles in the National Law Review database by Internet and Technology Group