John Ottaviani is Chair of the Intellectual Property & Technology Group for Partridge Snow & Hahn LLP, and is licensed to practice in Rhode Island and Massachusetts. He concentrates his practice in representing businesses and their owners, in protecting and enforcing trademarks and copyrights, and in preparing and negotiating intellectual property licensing agreements. He regularly advises clients on trademark, copyright, domain name, and trade secret issues that are unique to online businesses and e-commerce. John also works on the intellectual property aspects of business financing, acquisition and sale transactions. He has extensive experience in preparing and negotiating agreements for technology companies and for companies using technology in all industries. John is a member of the Business Law Section’s Cyberspace Law Committee, where he has chaired various subcommittees. John is also an authority on the enforceability of online contracts and has co-authored several articles for the Business Lawyer and Business Law Today on the topic.