Publications and Presentations

  • "Open Source Issues and Opportunities," presenter, Practicing Law Institute, April 2016. 
  • "Use of Cloud Services; Issues Arising from Use of Online Data from or Concerning Users," presenter, MCLE New England, January 2016.
  • "Open Source Issues and Opportunities," presenter, Practicing Law Institute, April 2015.
  • "Open Source Issues and Opportunities," presenter, Practicing Law Institute, April 2014. 
  • "Licensing Compliance; Getting what you Negotiated - Pitfalls and Best Practices," panelist, Massachusetts Association of Technology Transfer Offices, December 2013.
  • "Building a Business in Massachusetts," panelist, EU-US e-Health Marketplace and Conference, October 2013.
  • “What Technology Companies Need to Know About Navigating the US Legal System,” presenter, Launch In US Alliance, December 2011.
  • "International Commercial Contracting," co-chair, MCLE Seminar, Boston, October 2011.
  • "Licensing Intellectual Property," guest lecturer, Suffolk Law School Intellectual Property Law Certificate Program, October 2011.
  • "Open Source Issues," speaker, Practising Law Institute's Advanced Licensing Agreements Program, April 2011 and 2010.
  • "Open Source Licenses," panelist, Practising Law Institute's Understanding the Intellectual Property License, New York, October 2010.
  • "Approaching the Cloud: What You Should Know," coauthor, Bloomberg Law Reports, June 2010.
  • "Spotlight on Corporate Governance," panelist, Harvard Law School, March 2010.
  • “Protecting Data,” panelist, MCLE Introduction to Licensing, Boston, November 2009.
  • “IP Horror Stories,” speaker, Cornell Entrepreneurship Educational Series, Ithaca, September 2009.
  • MTTC Pitch Panel, June 2009 "Cornell Ventures Challenge," judge, Entrepreneurship@Cornell, The Johnson School at Cornell University, Ithaca, April 2009.
  • "Before You Leap - Ways to Structure and Enforce a Contract to Avoid Litigation," panelist, Association of Corporate Counsel Conference - Northeast Chapter, Waltham, March 2009.
  • “IP Year in Review,” speaker, Boston Bar Association, January 2009.
  • “Open Source: Inside and Out,” speaker, Distributing, Licensing and Pricing Software and Other High Technologies, Massachusetts Continuing Legal Education, December 2008. 
  • “Naked Without My Data: Transforming Data into Customers, Capital and Opportunity in the Innovation Economy,” panelist, Naked Without My Data Seminar, Waltham, June 2009.
  • New England Corporate Counsel Association, Waltham, May 2008.
  • “Open Source, Issues and Opportunities,” speaker, Practicing Law Institute, Chicago, April 2008.
  • “Software Patents Brown Bag,” speaker, Boston Bar Association, Boston, January 2008
  • “Licensing 101,” speaker, Boston Bar Association, Boston, December 2007
  • “Gap Funding Workshop,” Massachusetts Association of Tech Transfer Officers, Boston, September 2007.
  • “GPL 3.0 Q&A,” speaker, Choate Client Learning Presentation, August 2007.
  • “Hot Issues in Tech Transfer,” speaker, MIT Enterprise Forum of Atlanta, July 2007.
  • “IP Basics,” speaker, Swiss Entrepreneurship Mission, Boston, June 2007, 2008 and 2009
  • “Introducing GPL 3,” Mass High Tech, Waltham, June 2007.
  • “IP Basics,” speaker, MIT $100K Finalists Class, Boston, April 2007.
  • “Introduction to Patents,” speaker, I2V (Invention to Venture), Cornell University, Ithaca, February 2007
  • IT Panel, speaker, MIT Technology & Entrepreneurship Forum, Cambridge MA, April 2006.
  • “Open Source and Beyond,” speaker, LinuxWorld, Boston, April 2006.
  • Cornell Business Idea Competition, judge, Johnson School at Cornell University, Ithaca, March 2006, April 2007 and April 2008.
  • “IP Basics,” speaker, Massachusetts Continuing Legal Education, Boston, January 2006.