Copyright Society member Hillel Parness has opened his own practice, Parness Law Firm, PLLC.
A founding partner of the New York office of Robins, Kaplan, Miller & Ciresi L.L.P., Hillel is a highly seasoned litigator who has represented a broad spectrum of domestic and international companies and individuals in a variety of industries. He will be drawing on his 19 years of experience to help clients with issues relating to a wide range of commercial disputes, as well as issues of copyright, trademark, media and e-commerce.
Hillel has served as a panelist at Copyright Society programs including the recent New York Chapter panel "Aereo: In the Wake of the Supreme Court Argument" and moderated "'We Want …. a Shrubbery!!!' Kelley v. Chicago Park District and Renewed Consideration of Authorship and Fixation under Copyright Law" at our 2013 Annual Meeting.
Hillel received his undergraduate degree from Columbia College and his J.D. from Columbia University School of Law where he currently teaches Internet law and intellectual property classes as an adjunct professor.