Attorney Don R. Dennis Jr.

Attorney Dennis is quickly becoming the go to attorney for companies and creative individuals. The office focuses on copyright and trademark infringement, Internet law, defamation, trade secret misappropriation, data security breach, and privacy law.

EDUCATION

Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering, Northwestern University Evanston, Illinois

Juris Doctor with Specialization in Business Law and Policy, UCLA School of Law Los Angeles, California

 

BAR ADMISSIONS

State Bar of California

District of Columbia Court of Appeals

U.S. District Courts for the Central and Eastern Districts of California

 

CERTIFICATIONS

Certified Information Privacy Professional/United States, International Association of Privacy Professionals

Engineer-in-Training, State of California Board for Professional Engineers, Land Surveyors, and Geologists

 

COMMENDATION

Department of the Air Force Headquarters Space and Missile Systems Center (AFMC) Los Angeles, California

 

MEMBERSHIPS

American Bar Association Privacy and Data Security Committee

Association of Corporate Counsel

Beverly Hills Bar Association Intellectual Property, Internet, and New Media Section

International Association of Privacy Professionals

Los Angeles Intellectual Property Law Association

State Bar of California Intellectual Property Law Section

State Bar of California Technology, Internet, and Privacy Law Interest Group

TEACHING EXPERIENCE

Adjunct Professor of Law, Los Angeles Community College District, Los Angeles, CA, 2015 – Present

  • Business Law I (in-class and online)
  • Business Law II (in-class and online)

 

PROFESSIONAL PRESENTATIONS AND WORKSHOPS

Los Angeles Law Library, Los Angeles, CA, 2020

  • California Consumer Privacy Act Updates

Beverly Hills Bar Association and Beverly Hills Chamber of Commerce, Beverly Hills, CA, 2019

  • California Consumer Privacy Act Simplified

Silicon Beach Toastmasters Association, Santa Monica, CA 2019

  • Social Media Law

Beverly Hills Bar Association, Beverly Hills, CA 2018

  • Internet and Social Media Law

California Lawyers’ for the Arts, Santa Monica, CA, 2016

  • Internet and Social Media Legal Issues for Artists and Business Owners

Los Angeles County Bar Association, Los Angeles, CA, 2016 – 2017

  • Eliminating Legal Barriers to Employment for Veterans

Small Business Development Center at Pasadena City College, Pasadena, CA, 2015

  • Internet and Social Media Law

Los Angeles Law Library Continuing Legal Education Courses, Los Angeles, CA, 2014 and 2015

  • Emerging Issues in Social Media Law I
  • Emerging Issues in Social Media Law II

RISE Financial Pathways, Los Angeles, CA, 2014

  • Intellectual Property Law
  • Social Media Law

City Club of Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA, 2014

  • Social Media Law

 

LEGAL LECTURES ON SOCIAL MEDIA

  • California Consumer Privacy Act, YouTube, 2019
  • Dealing with the Negative Review Blues, YouTube, 2017
  • Tips on Cyber Crimes and Cyber Insurance, YouTube, 2015
  • Tips on Online Defamation, YouTube, 2015
  • Tips on Privacy Policies, YouTube, 2014
  • Tips on Website Terms of Use Agreements, YouTube, 2014

 

PUBLICATIONS

  • “Stop knockoffs of your products.” LinkedIn, 2015
  • “Cybersquatters can be stopped.” LinkedIn, 2015
  • “Innocent trademark infringers still liable.” LinkedIn, 2015
  • “It will be okay to hack into your car?” LinkedIn, 2015