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About The Greco Law Firm PLLC

Entrance to our 30 Wall Street Office

The Greco Law Firm PLLC provides legal services to entrepreneurial and intellectual-value companies, with an emphasis on technology, intellectual property, international and corporate transactions. Our core areas are:

  • Technology: online businesses, e-commerce, fintech, privacy, development deals, data deals, due diligence, sourcing.
  • Intellectual Property: portfolio management, registration and acquisition, licensing, transactions, and dispute resolution.
  • International: U.S. transactions for international companies, EU transactions for U.S. businesses.  Support for global reach technology companies and specific cross-border transactions.
  • Corporate: start-ups, financing, acquisition, corporate meetings, clean-up projects, HR, executive agreements.

We are fully digital, ahead of many big firms -- with shared dropbox, teleconferencing, and other secure online services.  We use a powerful document library to provide state-of-the-art legal solutions that are nimble and cost-effective, populating your dropbox with deal templates from day one. We bring deep tech industry knowledge and get to know your competitive landscape, to take the templates to a higher level of precision and better support your business.

Everything you need for a growth, online or technology business -- all-in-one -- served to you in an online, on-demand format that is client-centric and truly global.  Our practice is also supported by online courses and pannel discussions that make effective use of your time, connect you with experts, and expand your deal horizon.

We offer simplified, clear pricing, with fixed fee and monthly subscription 'packages'. We can act as your 'outsourced General Counsel' or 'fractional GC'.  And, you can get started anytime with our practical online webinars.

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Retaining Our Legal Services

​We act as 'outsourced General Counsel' or 'fractional GC' for some clients, and provide comprehensive U.S. representation for international companies.

Here are our rates --

Monthly Subscription / Fractional General Counsel:
  • Monthly subscriptions: 20 hours/month $2500, 5 hours/month $750
  • Pause the plan anytime.  All automated billing.
Other 'Fixed Fee' Services:
  • Simple LLC, one member $750, PLLC/specialized $950, multimember $2500. 
  • Simple trademark filing: $450 plus fees, additional $150 per class.
Hourly/Traditional Retainer:
  • Legal services, single hour $325
  • Legal services, prepaid retainer: 20 hours $3500
All Clients:
  • Schedule 15 minute increments.  Ask questions anytime online.
  • Access seminars, events, online resources, document templates...
Paralegal services and associate attorneys available at discounted rates.

Note: All legal projects are different and prices noted above are guidelines Because this communication may be considered Attorney Advertising, you should know: (1) past outcomes do not guarantee a future result, and (2) this communication is not legal advice.

Schedule an Appointment

If you are a client, please schedule an appointment here.

If you are taking a class please use this scheduler.

If you are not currently a client, please send a message to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

We will get back to you as soon as possible, typically within a few hours.

Thank you !

- Jay Greco

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IP Assignment Agreements


IP to Improve Corporate Valuation

Ultimately, valuable IP should increase the bottom line valuation of a company. Attention to details makes this happen.

Infringement Monitoring

Monitoring programs.

Trade Secret Programs

Recent changes to the U.S. and international Trade Secret laws have created powerful new protections.

IP Registration Programs

Strategic registrations. International registrations. Registrations times with product releases or other events.

IP Dilligence


General IP Clearance

To understand the value of an intellectual property asset it is first necessary to understand if there are any potential infringement claims that could be made against the asset.

Trademark Landscape Study

The trademark landscape defines the commercial space. A trademark landscape study can be useful for a product or company launch, and other competitive studies.

Patent Landscape Study

The ability to understand the patents in a product area is crucial for launching a new product, preparing a new patent, making informed investment decisions, or operating in the field generally.

John F. Greco

John F. Greco

I am a New York attorney with seventeen years of practical experience in technology, intellectual property, corporate, and international law. My current practice focuses on assisting intellectual-value companies with a full range of legal needs in a cost effective online format. Previously, I was an associate at a large law firm, and a consultant for the United Nations. 

Before law, I earned an M.S. in Electrical and Computer Engineering and spent eleven years building innovative software.

Selected accomplishments:

  • Attorney for dozens of entrepreneurial companies, providing a broad range of legal services from incorporation through financing to acquisition.
  • Documented IP defenses for a major stock exchange, analyzing documents, email, and source code.
  • Managed e-discovery for a global media company in disputes exceeding one billion alleged infringements.
  • Negotiated 100+ technology procurement and sourcing deals for a top insurance company.
  • Reviewed 200+ IPOs for a variety of insider activities.
  • Developed a corporate invention program for a major financial institution. Within a year the patent pipeline had 75+ applications.
  • Managed a complex domain name portfolio for a global beverage/entertainment company with thousands of names and dozens of active disputes.
  • As a legal technologist for the United Nations, I developed the World Court website and assisted with web publication of the ILOLEX database.
  • As software engineer, I created award-winning software for building energy design (BEEM), software for manufacturing/aerospace (Gerber Systems), and dozens of educational programs (Smith College).

I am also a founder, currently active with an online language learning venture.

I travel frequently, especially to Italy (Catania), where I lived, 2010-13, and our daughter was born, 2011. We are frequently in Catania and other parts of Italy.

Privacy Policy

Privacy Policy

of the Greco Law Firm PLLC 

Last modified: November 1, 2017


The Greco Law firm PLLC of 30 Wall Street, NY, NY 10005 (”Company” or “We”) respect your privacy and are committed to protecting it through our compliance with this policy.

This policy describes the types of information we may collect from you or that you may provide when you visit the website (our “Website”) and our practices for collecting, using, maintaining, protecting, and disclosing that information.

This policy applies to information we collect:

  • On this Website.
  • In email, text, and other electronic messages between you and this Website.
  • Through mobile and desktop applications you download from this Website, which provide dedicated non-browser-based interaction between you and this Website.
  • When you interact with our advertising and applications on third-party websites and services, if those applications or advertising include links to this policy.

It does not apply to information collected by: 

  • us offline or through any other means, including on any other website operated by Company or any third party; or
  • any third party, including through any application or content (including advertising) that may link to or be accessible from the Website

Please read this policy carefully to understand our policies and practices regarding your information and how we will treat it. If you do not agree with our policies and practices, your choice is not to use our Website. By accessing or using this Website, you agree to this privacy policy. This policy may change from time to time (see Changes to Our Privacy Policy). Your continued use of this Website after we make changes is deemed to be acceptance of those changes, so please check the policy periodically for updates.

Children Under the Age of 13  

Our Website is not intended for children under 13 years of age. No one under age 13 may provide any personal information to or on the Website. We do not knowingly collect personal information from children under 13. If you are under 13, do not provide any information on this Website or on or through any of its features/register on the Website, make any purchases through the Website, use any of the interactive or public comment features of this Website or provide any information about yourself to us, including your name, address, telephone number, email address, or any screen name or user name you may use. If we learn we have collected or received personal information from a child under 13 without verification of parental consent, we will delete that information. If you believe we might have any information from or about a child under 13, please contact us at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Information We Collect About You and How We Collect It  

    We collect several types of information from and about users of our Website, including information:

  • by which you may be personally identified, such as name, postal address, e-mail address, telephone number, or any other identifier by which you may be contacted online or offline] (”personal information”); and/or
  • about your internet connection, the equipment you use to access our Website and usage details.

    We collect this information:

  • Directly from you when you provide it to us.
  • Automatically as you navigate through the site. Information collected automatically may include usage details, IP addresses, and information collected through cookies, and other tracking technologies.
  • From third parties, for example, our business partners.

    Information You Provide to Us. The information we collect on or through our Website may include: 

  • Information that you provide by filling in forms on our Website. This includes information provided at the time of registering to use our Website, subscribing to our service, posting material, or requesting further services. We may also ask you for information when you enter a contest or promotion sponsored by us, and when you report a problem with our Website.
  • Records and copies of your correspondence (including email addresses), if you contact us.
  • Your responses to surveys that we might ask you to complete for research purposes.
  • Details of transactions you carry out through our Website and of the fulfillment of your orders. You may be required to provide financial information before placing an order through our Website.
  • Your search queries on the Website.
  • Event and event booking information.

    You also may provide information to be published or displayed (hereinafter, “posted”) on public areas of the Website, or transmitted to other users of the Website or third parties (collectively, “User Contributions”). Your User Contributions are posted on and transmitted to others at your own risk. Although [we limit access to certain pages/you may set certain privacy settings for such information by logging into your account profile], please be aware that no security measures are perfect or impenetrable. Additionally, we cannot control the actions of other users of the Website with whom you may choose to share your User Contributions. Therefore, we cannot and do not guarantee that your User Contributions will not be viewed by unauthorized persons.

    Information We Collect Through Automatic Data Collection Technologies. As you navigate through and interact with our Website, we may use automatic data collection technologies to collect certain information about your equipment, browsing actions, and patterns, including:

  • Details of your visits to our Website, including traffic data, location data, logs, and other communication data and the resources that you access and use on the Website.
  • Information about your computer and internet connection, including your IP address, operating system, and browser type.

    We also may use these technologies to collect information about your online activities over time and across third-party websites or other online services (behavioral tracking).

    The information we collect automatically and may include personal information, and we may maintain it or associate it with personal information we collect in other ways or receive from third parties. It helps us to improve our Website and to deliver a better and more personalized service, including by enabling us to:

  • Estimate our audience size and usage patterns.
  • Store information about your preferences, allowing us to customize our Website according to your individual interests.
  • Speed up your searches.
  • Recognize you when you return to our Website.

The technologies we use for this automatic data collection may include:

  • Cookies (or browser cookies). A cookie is a small file placed on the hard drive of your computer. You may refuse to accept browser cookies by activating the appropriate setting on your browser. However, if you select this setting you may be unable to access certain parts of our Website. Unless you have adjusted your browser setting so that it will refuse cookies, our system will issue cookies when you direct your browser to our Website.
  • Flash Cookies. Certain features of our Website may use local stored objects (or Flash cookies) to collect and store information about your preferences and navigation to, from, and on our Website. Flash cookies are not managed by the same browser settings as are used for browser cookies.
  • Web Beacons. Pages of our the Website [and our e-mails] may contain small electronic files known as web beacons (also referred to as clear gifs, pixel tags, and single-pixel gifs) that permit the Company, for example, to count users who have visited those pages or [opened an email] and for other related website statistics (for example, recording the popularity of certain website content and verifying system and server integrity).

    Some content or applications, including advertisements, on the Website are served by third-parties, including advertisers, ad networks and servers, content providers, and application providers. These third parties may use cookies alone or in conjunction with web beacons or other tracking technologies to collect information about you when you use our website. The information they collect may be associated with your personal information or they may collect information, including personal information, about your online activities over time and across different websites and other online services. They may use this information to provide you with interest-based (behavioral) advertising or other targeted content.


    We do not control these third parties’ tracking technologies or how they may be used. If you have any questions about an advertisement or other targeted content, you should contact the responsible provider directly.


How We Use Your Information  

    We use information that we collect about you or that you provide to us, including any personal information:

  • To present our Website and its contents to you.
  • To provide you with information, products, or services that you request from us.
  • To fulfill any other purpose for which you provide it.
  • To carry out our obligations and enforce our rights arising from any contracts entered into between you and us, including for billing and collection.
  • To notify you about changes to our Website or any products or services we offer or provide though it.
  • To allow you to participate in interactive features on our Website.
  • In any other way we may describe when you provide the information.
  • For any other purpose with your consent.

    We may also use your information to contact you about our own and third-parties’ goods and services that may be of interest to you. If you do not want us to use your information in this way, please adjust your user preferences in your account profile. 

    We may use the information we have collected from you to enable us to display advertisements to our advertisers’ target audiences. Even though we do not disclose your personal information for these purposes without your consent, if you click on or otherwise interact with an advertisement, the advertiser may assume that you meet its target criteria.]

Disclosure of Your Information  

    We may disclose aggregated information about our users without restriction.

    We may disclose personal information that we collect or you provide as described in this privacy policy:

 To our subsidiaries and affiliates.

  • To contractors, service providers, and other third parties we use to support our business.
  • To a buyer or other successor in the event of a merger, divestiture, restructuring, reorganization, dissolution, or other sale or transfer.
  • To third parties to market their products or services to you if you have [consented to/not opted out of] these disclosures. We contractually require these third parties to keep personal information confidential and use it only for the purposes for which we disclose it to them.
  • To fulfill the purpose for which you provide it. [For example, if you give us an email address to use the “email a friend” feature of our Website, we will transmit the contents of that email and your email address to the recipients.
  • For any other purpose disclosed by us when you provide the information.
  • With your consent.

     We may also disclose your personal information:

  • To comply with any court order, law, or legal process, including to respond to any government or regulatory request.
  • To enforce or apply our terms of use or terms of sale and other agreements, including for billing and collection purposes.
  • If we believe disclosure is necessary or appropriate to protect the rights, property, or safety of our company, our customers, or others. This includes exchanging information with other companies and organizations for the purposes of fraud protection and credit risk reduction.

Choices About How We Use and Disclose Your Information  

    We strive to provide you with choices regarding the personal information you provide to us. We have created mechanisms to provide you with the following control over your information:

  • Tracking Technologies and Advertising. You can set your browser to refuse all or some browser cookies, or to alert you when cookies are being sent. To learn how you can manage your Flash cookie settings, visit the Flash player settings page on Adobe’s website. If you disable or refuse cookies, please note that some parts of this site may then be inaccessible or not function properly.

We do not control third parties’ collection or use of your information to serve interest-based advertising. However these third parties may provide you with ways to choose not to have your information collected or used in this way. You can opt out of receiving targeted ads from members of the Network Advertising Initiative (”NAI”) on the NAI’s website.

Accessing and Correcting Your Information  

    You can review and change your personal information by logging into the Website and visiting your account profile page.

    You may also send us an email at [INSERT EMAIL ADDRESS] to request access to, correct or delete any personal information that you have provided to us. We cannot delete your personal information except by also deleting your user account. We may not accommodate a request to change information if we believe the change would violate any law or legal requirement or cause the information to be incorrect.]

    If you delete your User Contributions from the Website, copies of your User Contributions may remain viewable in cached and archived pages, or might have been copied or stored by other Website users. Proper access and use of information provided on the Website, including User Contributions, is governed by our terms of use.

Your California Privacy Rights  

    California Civil Code Section § 1798.83 permits users of our Website that are California residents to request certain information regarding our disclosure of personal information to third parties for their direct marketing purposes. To make such a request, please send an email to [EMAIL ADDRESS][ or write us at: [MAILING ADDRESS].

Data Security  

    We have implemented measures designed to secure your personal information from accidental loss and from unauthorized access, use, alteration, and disclosure. All information you provide to us is stored on our secure servers behind firewalls.

    The safety and security of your information also depends on you. Where we have given you (or where you have chosen) a password for access to certain parts of our Website, you are responsible for keeping this password confidential. We ask you not to share your password with anyone. We urge you to be careful about giving out information in public areas of the Website like message boards. The information you share in public areas may be viewed by any user of the Website.

     Although we do our best to protect your personal information, we cannot guarantee the security of your personal information transmitted to our Website. Any transmission of personal information is at your own risk. We are not responsible for circumvention of any privacy settings or security measures contained on the Website.

Changes to Our Privacy Policy  

    It is our policy to post any changes we make to our privacy policy on this page with a notice that the privacy policy has been updated on the Website home page. If we make material changes to how we treat our users’ personal information, we will notify you by email to the email address specified in your account or through a notice on the Website home page. The date the privacy policy was last revised is identified at the top of the page. You are responsible for ensuring we have an up-to-date active and deliverable email address for you, and for periodically visiting our Website and this privacy policy to check for any changes.

Contact Information  

    To ask questions or comment about this privacy policy and our privacy practices, contact us at: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or 641-451-7887.  Thank you. 

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