Timothy D. Greene

Partner

Los Angeles, Santa Monica, Silicon Valley

Timothy Greene is a partner in the Technology Transactions, Technology Companies, and Cyber, Privacy, and Data Innovation Groups at Orrick.

Tim focuses on technology transactions and other commercial contracts and licensing matters. He focuses on helping clients maximize their intellectual property and technology portfolios in a variety of ways, including drafting, negotiating, and advising on joint ventures, development, production, manufacturing, and supply arrangements, and all manner of technology licensing arrangements, including advising on open source business model development. In addition, he advises clients on open source licensing and intellectual property issues in connection with internal audits and mergers, acquisitions, and financing transactions.

Tim joined Orrick from Stanford Law School's Center for Internet and Society, where he was the Residential Fellow for Copyright and Fair Use, focusing on advising authors, filmmakers, musicians, and others who rely on copyright fair use in creating their works, and pursuing a scholarly research agenda on trademark and copyright issues. He remains affiliated with Stanford Law School as a Non-Residential Fellow for Copyright and Fair Use.

Tim is also CIPP-US certified by the International Association of Privacy Professionals (IAPP), and was named a Rising Star by Super Lawyers for 2018 and 2019.

  • Representative transactions and clients in the past several years have included:

    Open Source Compliance:

    • Amazon
    • Fitbit
    • LivePerson
    • TapJoy

    Commercial Transactions:

    Data Analytics and Machine Learning:

    • Descartes Labs
    • Qadium

    Digital Media and Entertainment:

    • The Athletic
    • Brit Media
    • Genius Media Group
    • Penrose Studios
    • Screening Room Media

    Open Source Software:

    • Confluent
    • HashiCorp
    • Realm

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