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Practice Areas

Corporate Law
Technology Law
Entertainment Law
Intellectual Property

Education

The Georgia Institute of Technology, B.S., 1973

The University of Georgia, J.D., 
 cum laude, 1976
Georgia Law Review
Phi Kappa Phi

Bar and Court Admission

State Bar of Georgia

United States District Court for the Northern District of Georgia

United States Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit

Publications

Former columnist in Gwinnett Business Journal on intellectual property topics

Regular contributor to Business to Business Magazine and contributor to Northside Woman Magazine

Co-author, Volume 5 on Internet and Interactive Media Law of LexisNexis' 10 volume treatise on Entertainment Law Contracts.

Professional Associations and Recognitions

Martindale Hubbell AV rated

Selected for inclusion in Georgia Super Lawyers, 2004-2006, 2011-12

Named by Georgia Trend Magazine as one of Georgia's "Legal Elite", 2007

Chosen as a Fellow, Knights of the Bar, 2008

State Bar of Georgia
Technology Law Section
Intellectual Property Law Section
Entertainment Law Section

Atlanta Bar Association
Board of Intellectual Property Law
Subcommittee Co-Chair, Policies
for Managing Generic Top
Level Domains of the Special
Committee on Trademarks and
the Internet,1998-1999

Subcommittee Chair, Policies for
for Managing Generic Top
Level Domains of the Special
Committee on Trademarks and
the Internet, 1999, 2001

Instructor on Information Security Law, Georgia Tech Professional Education Program

Past member of Board of Directors of SouthEast Regional Internet Society (SERIS)

Past member of Board of Directors of Atlanta Film Festival 365

Past Board and Committee member of Georgia Chapter of the International Interactive Communications Society and the Southeastern Software Association

Rob hassett

of counsel

rhassett@gilsonathans.com
Phone: (678) 514-1557
Fax: (770) 512-0070

980 Hammond Drive, 
Suite 800
Atlanta, GA 30328

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Experience

Rob Hassett's practice focuses on legal issues and agreements involving technology, entertainment and corporate law. He frequently acts as general counsel for companies, including new companies in the technology and entertainment industries. Mr. Hassett also represents purchasers of information technology related products and services. Much of his time is spent negotiating and drafting agreements and corporate documents. Mr. Hassett's practice includes trademark, copyright, Internet, privacy and corporate law. Mr. Hassett is a frequent author and presenter on topics within these areas of law. For links to his articles and podcasts, go to www.internetlegal.com. 

Mr. Hassett has been of counsel with the firm since 2004. Before joining the firm, he was a senior partner at a small corporate law firm in Atlanta.