ITechLaw 2010 European Conference
28–29 October 2010 • Berlin, Germany • Hotel Adlon Kempinski
Richard Allan Horning
Counsel, SNR Denton; Palo Alto, California, USA
Richard Allan Horning practices law as part of his firm's Venture Technology Group. Honored by his peers as a Northern California "IP Super Lawyer" and recognized in the International Who's Who of Internet and E-Commerce Lawyers 2009 as the "most highly nominated lawyer in the US," he has been representing technology companies in Silicon Valley, and globally, since 1970. He works with a wide spectrum of clients, from the classic "garage-based" start-up to Fortune 500 multi-nationals. He specializes in counseling high-technology companies in all stages of development on domestic and international issues, including securing, protecting and licensing intellectual property rights, financing growth and development, supply and distribution relationships including antitrust and unfair competition considerations, and dispute resolution affecting technology-driven industries.
He has been a guest lecturer at a number of universities in Asia, Europe, North America and South America, and he is a sought-after speaker at conferences in many countries. He is a Past President of ITechLaw, he served on the Executive Committee of the Intellectual Property Section of the State Bar of California, and he has served on the Advisory Boards of institutions in various locations. He has written numerous articles on Internet law.
Mr. Horning received a B.A. from the University of California, Berkeley and a J.D. from Duke University School of Law. He was Law Clerk to Judge Oliver D. Hamlin, Jr., United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit.