Providing access to senior lawyers with BigLaw expertise while focusing on the pragmatic approach and cost-effectiveness of an in-house counsel.
We help our clients navigate corporate transactions and the development, licensing and distribution of software, data and technology assets.
The firm operates with minimal overhead, which allows us to offer our clients competitive rates.
Weisman Tech Law is a boutique firm focused on licensing and technology transactions founded by Hadas Weisman in 2010.
Prior to founding the firm, Hadas was an attorney at Debevoise & Plimpton, a top Am Law 100 firm, in its corporate and IP departments. She went on to serve as the lead intellectual property counsel in the legal department of Thomson Financial, a multibillion-dollar provider of data, news and technology to the financial services industry.
Her combined BigLaw and in-house experience equipped her with the insight and expertise to provide high-quality work while maintaining a pragmatic and cost-effective approach.
We represent both vendors and customers in technology transactions.
The firm’s clients range from start-ups to public companies in the financial services, technology, entertainment, healthcare and gaming industries as well as nonprofit organizations.
The firm represented clients in extensive negotiations of technology licenses, services and outsourcing agreements with vendors that are Fortune 500 companies.
OUR PRACTICE AREAS INCLUDE:
Licensing, distribution, affiliate and referral programs. Customer and vendor agreements, Software as a Service (SaaS), cloud computing and hosting, support and maintenance, procurement and outsourcing, development and co-development agreements.
Licensing, distribution, affiliate and referral programs. Customer-facing licenses, subscription, data and content acquisition, contributor and data curation agreements. Data and content development arrangements. Content extraction, data mining and content aggregation issues.
Protection & Commercialization
Protection of technology assets through the creation of strong licensing templates, standard terms and notices, and commercial policies.
Financial Services Technology (FinTech)
Extensive experience in licensing issues unique to the financial services industry related to software, hardware, data and content. Acquisition and distribution of market data. Datafeed Agreements. Extraction and aggregation of financial data and news. Protection of proprietary investment strategies.
Global and domestic strategic alliances and collaborative development arrangements related to technology, data, content and other products and services.
Consulting agreements, distribution, marketing and referral agreements, confidentiality and other business agreements.
Help clients identify and navigate business and legal risks, provide solutions and manage relationships with outside counsels to help clients achieve legal efficiencies and allow them to focus on other aspects of their businesses.
The firm collaborates as needed with other legal providers of our clients and/or select specialists from our trusted network whom we can recommend to our clients.