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Working to protect your business, ideas, and property on the web.”®

As lawyers working on Internet Law issues, our firm’s work is founded with over 17 years of work on litigation, technology contracts, electronic records, trademark, copyright, trade secrets, privacy, data security and data management, in addition to Cyber Law and Internet law issues before they became a vogue law practice or headline news event.  Our work integrates an Intellectual property law practice with internet law as we work over client business transactions and operations as they run their business, involving data security, technology, intellectual property, eCommerce, digital media, and litigation. We litigate regarding cyber harassment and hacking claims, violations of privacy, data security breaches, technology contracts, trademarks, copyrights, defamation, consumer protection, business torts and contract disputes.  Since its inception, the Lorenzo Law Firm has provided its founding years of work into practice as a multi-jurisdictional firm serving people with creative ideas, entrepreneurs and businesses of all sizes from locations in D.C. and Florida, serving clients from coast to coast and overseas.

We have worked with artists, musicians, scholars, writers, designers, sports amateur and professional athletes, and regional, national goods and services businesses.  Our clients come from different sectors, i.e., real estate, insurance, technology management, data storage, finance, investments, architecture, restaurants and food services, construction, tourism, and international trade; from the United States, Central, and South America, and from Europe.  Our experience has been that they all have one thing in common, that their business needs are germane to the services we provide; whether it’s litigating a dispute, negotiating or drafting a contract, or fighting to protect our client’s privacy, intellectual property rights, or seeking their rights and appropriate protections under cyber laws.

We are business oriented, endeavoring into the entrepreneurial interests and goals of clients who have business ideas, want to venture into starting a business, or are seeking to innovate their business.  From start-ups to established enterprises, we work to the needs of our clients.  Our counsel services for our clients embrace needed litigation, regulatory requirement issues, contract reviews and drafting, business formations and documents, reviewing and drafting business policies, and their business intellectual property interests and goals for their most valued investment. Intellectual property is the key for their business to staying competitive in the marketplace. Competition never stops in the marketplace of ideas, products, services, and innovation.

Our Intellectual property law work encompasses the Internet and Internet of Things issues that arise in business.  We as well work on Internet of Things issues regarding individual use.  We counsel our clients and we litigate their disputes regarding their intellectual property whether it is a trademark, copyright, brand, design, trade secrets, product or service trade dress, patents, domain names, and software development.  

Day-to-day, we work on client eCommerce and business issues counseling our clients on regulatory requirements of their online business and their brick and mortar businesses regarding their advertising, transactions, intellectual property, and their marketing.  We provide general counsel services as well over website issues, for instance, review and draft website documents and conduct website audits, including advising on marketplace website business matters.

When it comes to our work on digital media law issues, we will serve your business needs regarding copyrights, trademarks, advertising, third-party content, marketing, distribution of digital content, work-for-hire rights, fair use, performance licenses, prerecorded music licenses, synchronization licenses, ethics issues regarding privacy, and also assignment of rights.

All in all, we are dedicated to working for your goals, always “Working to protect your business, ideas, and property on the web.” ® Contact us today!

 

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INTERNET NEWS

  • Data Security and the Internal and External Cyber – Insecurity

    Data security and the insecurity of electronically stored information (ESI) is ephemeral and any anticipation of its occurrence or origin is absolutely unpredictable.  All attention is always on the external incidents but little is focused on the internally sourced infraction.  Seldom do entities envision the internally sourced incident.  The risk from internal unauthorized access to…

  • Social Media Self-Modification

    Self-Modification by social media platforms has struggled to ensure that the Internet is acceptable to all cultures, religions, political persuasion, and to all values of countries.  This exercise in Internet Governance is tall and detailed and comes under criticism for being too heavy handed towards exercising censorship.  Though easy to say, it becomes difficult to…

  • Ransom Seeking Malware, What to know and Do

    Ransom seeking malware is nefarious and it comes in different flavors.  The hedge of control is to hold hostage vital information within your network in exchange for compensation.  Healthcare providers, financial institutions, and government entities have been the victim.  Its variants and its methods are complicated means of affecting ways an entity accesses its information…

  • Data Security Relevance to More than Just PII

    Data security relevance is customarily popping up in everyday life, business, and in our system of society.  To think that billions use handheld devices for entertainment, staying informed of news, and to also be able to know where they are and where they are going, there is another segment of our network life infrastructure, growingly…

  • Data Security Breaches Settled and Filed

    Data security breaches are becoming too common for comfort and ease as we engage in daily as participants in the marketplace.  Companies, governmental institutions, nonprofits, and organizations are quickly learning that cyber incidents could be a day away.  If they claim that their information is secure their claim can be checked and they can be…

  • Internet Service Providers New Privacy Rules

    Internet service providers (ISP) are being pressured for enhanced privacy practices by the Federal Communications Commission (FCC).  Commissioner Wheeler’s proposal issued March 11th seeks to regulate ISPs and their handling of consumer information to heighten consumer privacy protection.  The FCC issued its draft Notice of Proposed Rulemaking (NPRM) focusing on ISPs and not on websites,…

  • Internet of Things, Risks and Security

    Internet of things and the interconnectedness of devices has inherent drawbacks.  Initially, the convenience of using interconnected devices overcomes the awareness of the lack of control over the information that is gathered about their use.  The convenience and allure of the novelty of Internet of Things catch everyone’s whim to acquire the latest. But unfortunately,…

  • Consumer Data Security Claims Monitored

    Consumer data security claims by many businesses seek to settle the fears and doubts of many consumers engaging in electronic payments.  Those representations should be tempered with an accurate description of its practices to keep consumer information and transaction data secure.  Several agencies have been tasked with a different scope of authority.  Data security has…

  • Cybersquatting by Website Designer

    Cybersquatting by a website designer is seldom a thought of concern by potential clients who are in the midst of working or are considering the work of a website designer for their start up a business.  Terms are rarely dickered with to ensure the handling of the domain selection and eventful registration.  When an unauthorized…

  • Right of Publicity

    Publicity of one’s identity without permission frequently happens to sports figures, actors, and to possibly world record holders, including Hacky Sack world, records holders.  The latter persona is the type actually who filed a district court action in Illinois claiming invasion of privacy and false advertising.  As argued, a commercial ran showing that an individual…