Heather Meeker

O'Melveny & Myers LLP

$ $$$

Sand Hill Road 2765
Menlo Park 94025 CA US

Heather J. Meeker advises technology clients on intellectual property matters. Her practice focuses on counseling in the following areas:

  • Technology transactions, including licenses, channel sales agreements, development agreements, university technology transfer, and consumer contracting
  • Open source software licensing, including IP strategy, compliance, transactions, and disputes
  • Technology and IP issues in mergers and acquisitions
  • Copyright, patent, trademark, trade secret, and other IP matters

Heather has achieved national and international recognition for her leadership in the field of intellectual property law. Drawing on her technical knowledge and experience, she approaches matters with a practical and business focus.

Heather handles technology transactions and intellectual property-related aspects of mergers and acquisitions for companies in all technology sectors and for non-technology companies doing technology deals, with an emphasis on IT and software.

Prior to joining O’Melveny, Heather practiced at an AmLaw 20 firm, where she served as chair of the firm’s IP/IT Licensing and Transactions Group, as well as the co-managing shareholder of its Silicon Valley office.

Experience:

  • Provided representation in open source disputes, including Oracle v. Google, Continuent v. Tekelec, and FSF v. Cisco.
  • Participated in drafting team for Mozilla Public License version 2.0.
  • Serves as advisor to the ALI project on the law of software contracting and the Restatement of Copyright Law.
  • Provided counsel to many open source software and technology efforts, including Mozilla Foundation, Cloudfoundry.org, OROPO Foundation, Open Compute Project, and Open Networking Foundation.
  • Authored “Open Source for Business,” a handbook for engineers, business persons, and lawyers to understand the use of open source licensing in private enterprise.

Admissions:

  • California
  • US District Court for the Northern District of California
  • US Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit
  • US Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit

Education:

  • University of California, Berkeley, J.D., 1994: Order of the Coif; Editor-in-Chief, Berkeley Technology Law Review (1993-1994)
  • Yale University, B.A., Economics, 1979: magna cum laude

Member:

  • Former Council Member, American Bar Association Science and Technology Section (2006 – 2010) and Former Chair, Open Source Committee, Section of Science and Technology Law
  • American Law Institute (2006 – present)
  • Lawyers’ Committee for Civil Rights for the San Francisco Bay Area (2006 – present)

Cost

Rate : $$$$

Contact for details

What types of cases Attorney Heather Meeker & O'Melveny & Myers LLP can handle?
O'Melveny & Myers LLP can handle cases related to laws concerning Corporate, Copyright Application, Litigation, Business, Mergers & Acquisitions, Intellectual Property, Trademark infringement. We manually verify each attorney’s practice areas before approving their profiles and reviews on our website.
Where is O'Melveny & Myers LLP located?
O'Melveny & Myers LLP is located at 2765 Sand Hill Rd, Menlo Park, CA 94025, USA. You can reach out to O'Melveny & Myers LLP using their phone line 650-473-2635. You can also check their website omm.com or email them at [email protected].
How much would it cost to hire O'Melveny & Myers LLP?
Heather Meeker lawyer charges are specific to each case. However, they work with contingency fees and its ranges from $$ to $$$. They also provide free consultation [and no obligation quotes] if you are interested to hire.
Are Heather Meeker reviews trust-able?
We have the ratings and reviews moderation team who checks and verifies every review submitted on our website manually. You can trust all the reviews you see on Heather Meeker lawyer profile listing.

Rate and write a review

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Is this your profile?Claim it now.

Make sure your information is up to date.
Sand Hill Road 2765
Menlo Park 94025 CA US
Get directions

Lina Stillman

5.0
Broadway 42
New York 10006 NY US
Advertisement