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Frederic Wilf - Baer Crossey LLC. Philadelphia, PA, US

Frederic Wilf

Managing Partner | Baer Crossey LLC

Philadelphia, PA, UNITED STATES

Experienced technology, intellectual property and business law attorney and counselor advising internet and information technology companies



Fred Wilf has been practicing intellectual property, technology and business law since 1985. In addition to representing individuals, he represents companies of all sizes, from startup to Fortune 100. He also serves as an arbitrator in technology and intellectual property disputes.

Fred also represents charities and non-profit organizations for licensing, intellectual property and organizational issues, including several that he represents on a pro bono publico basis.

Mr. Wilf speaks and writes extensively on topics involving technology and the law, including talks and seminars on Internet law, cloud computing, ecommerce, licensing and privacy. He taught a course on Cyberlaw as an adjunct professor at Rutgers Law School in Camden, New Jersey.

Industry Expertise (10)

Information Technology and Services


Legal Services


Computer Software

Media - Online


Museums and Institutions

IT Services/Consulting

Social Media

Areas of Expertise (3)

Intellectual Property Protection for Startups and Online Companies

Privacy and Security for Online Companies

Digital Millennium Copyright Act

Education (2)

Rutgers University: Bachelor of Arts, Accounting (minors in computer software and economics) 1982

Editor-in-Chief of the Campus Newspaper (Rutgers Gleaner). Editor-in-Chief of the Campus Yearbook (Mneme). Member of the ACM Computer Programming Team.

Case Western Reserve University School of Law: Juris Doctor, Law 1985

Founder and President of the CWRU Computer/Law Forum.

Affiliations (1)

  • Baer Crossey LLC

Event Appearances (3)

Co-Course Planner and Moderator of "Internet Law Update"

Annual continuing legal education seminar 1997 to present  Philadelphia, Pa. (Pennsylvania Bar Institute - Philadelphia Bar Association)

Co-Course Planner and Moderator of "Cloud Computing: Law, Risk and Opportunities"

Two-day continuing legal education seminar  Philadelphia, Pa. (Law Seminars International)

Co-Course Planner and Moderator of "Technology Law Institute"

Two-day continuing legal education seminar conducted annually 2004-2009  Philadelphia, Pa. (Pennsylvania Bar Institute - Philadelphia Bar Association)

Sample Talks (3)

ookBay! Legal Issues in Starting an Online Company

So, you want to start an online company? Here are the basic legal issues you should consider and keep in mind while turning your passion into your company. Clear overview of legal issues with recommendations for implementation with or without counsel.

Intellectual Property Update

Update on recent issues in intellectual property, often with a focus on a particular industry.

The Law of the Cloud

Overview of legal issues in cloud computing, including contracts, intellectual property and privacy.



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500 to 5000 *Will consider certain engagements for no fee