Richard E. Neff
Neff Law Firm
Neff is a renowned technology, e-commerce, media and copyright lawyer based in Los Angeles, specializing in licensing and corporate transactions, IP protection/disputes, counseling startups and privacy. He works for a number of data software companies in the Cloud/SaaS space, and has created numerous templates for Cloud services. Neff also focuses extensively on international business matters. In addition to many startups, his clients include/included Logitech, Box.com, Waterline Data, Saguaro Technology, Informatica, Microsoft, Intuit, Lynda.com/LinkedIn, Apple, APM Music, Symantec, Yahoo!, Roland, Dailymotion, pricegrabber.com, Mandalay Entertainment and BSA. His firm also handles trademarks, corporate/startup matters and M&A. Neff is former Chairman of BSA and current Board member of Tech Council of SoCal. He was formerly Chair of Tech/IP Practice at Greenberg Glusker for five years. He graduated from Yale Law School and Cornell, and was a Fulbright Scholar. He has written books on intellectual property and technology licensing.