How Our Business Lawyers Help Clients

Business & Technology Agreements

Internet Attorney Mike Young helps clients with business legal advice. He prepares business contracts (including software agreements) and website legal documents to provide protection online.

Intellectual Property Protection

Registered Patent Attorney Herbert Joe helps clients protect their intellectual property rights (patents, trademarks, copyrights, etc.).

What Our Clients Have In Common

1. They sell products and/or services via the Internet from the United States or as foreign companies that sell to U.S. customers.

2. Typical clients are solo entrepreneurs, micro businesses, and small businesses with websites. Some are startup tech companies while others are traditional brick-and-mortar businesses with a Web presence.

3. Many clients are professional services providers on a freelance or consulting basis, including software development, search engine optimization (SEO), search engine marketing (SEM), direct response copywriting, accounting, legal services (other attorneys), website design, business coaching, etc.

Meet Our Legal Team

Michael E. Young, Esquire – Managing Member

internet business lawyers - mike youngMike has been representing entrepreneurs in business legal matters online and offline since 1994.

Sometimes he represents a company in one or two matters, such as contract preparation, software licensing, or the purchase of an ecommerce company.

For a select few clients, he serves as outside general counsel, providing legal representation in business matters on an ongoing basis.

Our business law firm is unique because Mike focuses on prevention and protection. Because Mike doesn’t like lawsuits, he enjoys helping business owners and C-level executives who want to grow their companies prudently without spending time in court.

Business Legal Education and Experience

With two law (J.D., LL.M.) degrees, over 23 years of legal experience, and the author of numerous business law books, Mike is licensed to practice law in Texas and serves as a foreign legal consultant in the Republic of Panama.

He is the current President of the Internet Attorneys Association.

Herbert Joe, Esquire – Of Counsel

patent lawyer herbert joeIntellectual Property Lawyer Herbert Joe is a Registered Patent Attorney and Board Certified Forensic Audio/Video Examiner with 5 degrees, including 3 science (B.S., M.A., M.S.) degrees and 2 law (J.D., LL.M.) degrees, and is Adjunct Graduate Faculty for law classes.

He has been licensed to practice law in Texas for 23 years and has been registered with the USPTO (passed the Patent Bar) since 2002.

About Intellectual Property Attorney Joe’s Law Practice

Herb can assist in practically all areas of domestic and foreign intellectual property matters, including, for example, patent and trademark searches, opinions, drafting and prosecuting of applications, appeals and infringement litigation. He has also testified as an expert in patent law in patent infringement cases.

He is also a Board Certified Forensic Examiner and has been involved in the areas of forensic audio, acoustic, voice and video evidence for the past 29 years, and has testified in state and federal courts in civil and criminal cases throughout the U.S., as well as overseas.

Representative forensic clients include local, state and federal governmental agencies throughout the U.S., public defenders across the U.S., Forbes 100 companies and law firms across the U.S. as well.

Herb gives national and international presentations, and has consulted for ABC, BBC and FOX-TV, CSI:Miami, The Wall Street Journal, TMZ, People Magazine, and Dr. Phil.

What’s Your First Step In Getting Legal Help From Us?

Set up a confidential telephone consultation now with one of our attorneys using the firm’s online scheduling system (or call 214-546-4247 to set up your consultation).

Because space is limited, phone appointments with our Internet business lawyers are booked on a first come, first served basis.