The Internet.Lawyer

Internet + Digital Property Rights Lawyers


Internet Law Attorney | Business Lawyer

Internet Business Lawyer | Website Attorney

Protect | Enforce | Defend | Remove | Transact

The Internet and digital property rights lawyers at Panakos Law, APC defend and enforce the intellectual property rights of businesses, entrepreneurs, photographers, and content creators. Our small firm provides comprehensive legal services by internet transactional attorneys, litigation lawyers, and intellectual property attorneys. We represent our clients in the areas of domain name law, trademark and trade secrets, technology contracting and licensing, and general corporate counsel.

We are an interdisciplinary commercial-law practice based in San Diego, CA with an international reach. From domain disputes to intellectual property registrations and business transactions, including mergers and acquisitions, our counsel is comprehensive yet specialized.

We believe in transparent, value-based legal fees and offer Fixed-Fee billing for many Internet-Law related matters (not all). 

What We Do

Who We Are

Our internet lawyers are business attorneys practicing in today's online and digital world of business. We protect, enforce, and defend businesses and entrepreneurs of all sizes through the tangled web of dynamic internet laws and best practices. From preventative internet law counsel to complex commercial litigation, the internet lawyers with Panakos Law understand your business and understand how to navigate the interconnected paths of business online.

We are a small and dynamic team of internet and business attorneys that can effectively counsel our clients with highly tailored legal services for the rapidly-changing online marketplace. The Firm's reach is broad, but our team is solidly grounded in business and corporate law, including corporate structuring, contracts and transactions, private securities law, intellectual property, and complex litigation.

Small Firm Relationships. Large Firm Results.


Who We Work With:

  • Privately-Held Corporations
  • Small Businesses & Startups
  • Entrepreneurs
  • Website Owners
  • Application Developers
  • Technology Startups
  • Emerging Growth Companies
  • Photographers
  • Web Developers
  • Digital Content Creators
  • e-Commerce Companies
  • Domain Name Owners
  • Advertising & Traffic Brokers
  • Digital Marketing Companies
  • ISP's / Hosts

The Internet.Lawyer Areas of Practice 

Domain Name Disputes

  • Cybersquatting
  • Typosquatting
  • Domain Name Disputes
  • DMCA Notices / Counter Notification
  • Fraudulent Transfers
  • Domain Name Transactions

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e-commerce & online marketing

  • Affiliate Marketing Agreements
  • CAN-SPAM & Email Marketing
  • Text Message Marketing
  • Affiliate Marketing
  • Sponsorships & Online Influencers
  • Online Contests & Sweepstakes
  • Forums, Directories, Review Sites

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regulatory COmpliance & Defense

  • Preventative Regulatory Counsel
  • FTC, FCC Defense
  • Cybersecurity Counsel
  • Civil Investigative Demands
  • Data Retention Counsel
  • Corporate Securities Policies

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Defamation & Reputation Management

  • Online Business Defamation
  • Defamatory and Fake Reviews
  • Trade Libel
  • Online Business Harassment
  • Unfair Business Practices
  • Online Intellectual Property Dispute

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Contracts, Licensing & Transactions

  • Subscription-based Agreements
  • Software Development Agreements
  • Software Acquisition Agreements
  • Licensing Agreements
  • Source Code Agreements
  • SaaS Agreements
  • IP & Technology-Related Transactions

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Trademarks | Copyrights | patents

  • Intellectual Property Rights in Cyberspace
  • Trademark and Copyright Registration
  • IP Monitoring and Enforcement
  • Enforcement of Tradesecrets
  • Internet-Related Patents
  • Intellectual Property Infringement

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WEbsite Policies & Terms of Use

  • Privacy Policies
  • Terms of Use
  • Terms of Service
  • Website Disclaimers
  • Disclaimers for Mobile Apps
  • Age-Restricted Sites

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Online Disputes & Litigation

  • Business Disputes & Litigation
  • Breach of Contract
  • Intellectual Property Dispute
  • Internet Unfair Competition
  • False Advertising
  • Intellectual Property Infringement
  • Misappropriation of Trade Secrets

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General business-law Counsel

  • Startups & Emerging Companies
  • Private Securities Offerings
  • Complex Business Litigation
  • Intellectual Property Counsel
  • Business Purchases & Sales
  • Investor Representation

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The Internet is a shallow and unreliable electronic repository of dirty pictures, inaccurate rumors, bad spelling and worse grammar, inhabited largely by people with no demonstrable social skills
— Chronicle of Higher Education, 1997
You can’t take something off the Internet - it’s like taking pee out of a pool.
— NewsRadio