Bennet is the founder of the Internet Law Center. While anybody can call themself an internet lawyer, few have been at the center of the leading internet legal and policy debates as Bennet has for the past decade.
Bennet is the publisher of the firm's newsletter Cyber Report which won top newsletter prize from the Los Angeles Press Club in 2011 and host of Cyber Law and Business Report on WebmasterRadio.fm.
Prior to launching the Internet Law Center, Bennet was Assistant Generaral Counsel and Director of Governmental Affairs and Privacy at ValueClick. He also served as General Counsel of ETM Entertainment Network.
Bennet was born in Providence, Rhode Island. He is a graduate of Georgetown University Law Center and is admitted in California, District of Columbia and Maryland (inactive).
Licensed since 1990
Hourly ($350-490/hour), Fixed (Sometimes)
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I have opposed Bennet multiple times in litigation and non-litigation matters, and I endorse him as a top notch attorney. He has deep and broad experience in the realm of Internet-related matters, and I trust him enough to refer cases to him. I endorse Bennet without reservation.
Karl Kronenberger Internet Attorney
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|Award Name||Grantor||Date Granted|
|Most Influential Lawyers: Digital Media and E-Commerce Law||Los Angeles Business Journal||2014|
|Southern California Journalism Awards (Best Newsletter)||Los Angeles Press Club||2011|
|Founder||Internet Law Center||2007 - Present|
|Asst. General Counsel, Dir. of Governmental Affairs and Privacy||ValueClick||2003 - 2007|
|Founder||Corpcounsel.net||2001 - 2003|
|VP of Legal & Governmental Affairs||Network Commerce||2000 - 2001|
|General Counsel||ETM Entertainment Network||1999 - 2000|
|Associate||Howrey & Simon||1990 - 1999|
|Association Name||Position Name||Duration|
|State Bar of California, Business Law Section, Cyberspace Committee||Co-Chair||2009 - 2010|
|E-finance Payments Law & Policy||The transformation and regulation of crowdfunding||2012|
|Huffington Post||CISPA, Netizens and the Internet's Coming of Age Party||2012|
|E-Commerce Law & Policy||Net Neutrality: A Battle That Has Intensified in the U.S.||2011|
|Cyber News Network||Cyber Attacks a Growing Threat to US Business and National Security,||2011|
|E-Commerce Law & Policy||The Development of the Affiliate Marketing Model,||2010|
|Georgetown Univ Law Ctr||Law||JD - Juris Doctor||1989|
|American Univ||Political Science||BS - Bachelor of Science||1984|
|State Bar of California, Business Law Section, Cyberspace Committee||Washington's Privacy Tango||2012|
|Marin County Bar CLE Fair||Social Media Legal Landmines||2012|
|High Tech Law Institute||Making Sense of Recent FTC Enforcement Actions||2012|
|CalTech/MIT Enterprise Forum||Venturing in the Privacy Tug-Of War: Opportunities in Controlling Personal Data||2012|
|17th US-China Legal Exchange||U.S. E-Commerce Law||2012|
|Medi and Internet Policies behind the Great Firewall||Regulating the Internet: Evolution of the United States Approach to the Newest Frontier||2011|