Ralph Marion Tener

Ralph Marion Tener

McCandlish & Lillard, P.C.
  • Business Law, Intellectual Property, Trademarks
  • California, District of Columbia, Virginia
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Summary

Ralph M. Tener heads McCandlish & Lillard's Information Technology Group. He has practiced computer and intellectual property law for more than fifteen years, working with software and Internet companies from start-up through venture capital investment to sale or merger. He works with information technology and other companies on trademark, copyright, and trade secret protection; software and technology licensing; start-up and venture capital financing; agreements and relationships with developers, resellers, and strategic partners; stock option and other incentive compensation plans; employment and non-competition agreements; online policies, agreements, and terms of service; and corporate matters.

Education
Michigan State University
B.A.
Activities: Phi Beta Kappa
University of Virginia School of Law
J.D.
Activities: Raven Society
Professional Experience
Principal
McCandlish & Lillard P.C.
Current
Publications
Articles & Publications
Assistant Instructor, Computer and Intellectual Property Law, University of Virginia Continuing Education Center, 1999-2000
Author: "Who Owns the Hyperbot? Applied Intellectual Property Rights," Acquisition Issues, April 1992
Guest Lecturer, Copyright Protection of Computer Software, University of Virginia Continuing Education Center, 1991-1998
Lecturer: Software Licensing, National Contract Management Association, 2000-2001; Computer Law, Continuing Legal Education, Fairfax Bar Association, 1987-1988
Listed in: "The Legal Elite," Information Technology and Business Law, Virginia Business, December 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006
Professional Associations
Virginia State Bar
Member
Current
Computer Law Association
Member
Current
Fairfax and American Bar Associations
Founding Memer and Chairman, Computer Law Section
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D.C. Computer Law Forum
Director
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D.C. Computer Law Forum
President
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Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
California
District of Columbia
Virginia
Practice Areas
  • Business Law
  • Intellectual Property
  • Trademarks
Additional Practice Areas
  • Computer Law
  • Mergers and Acquisitions
Websites & Blogs
Website
Website
Contact & Map
11350 Random Hills Rd
Fairfax, VA 22030
USA
Telephone: (703) 273-2288
Fax: (703) 273-4450