Title: Corporate / Business Litigation


William R Denny



William Denny

Firm: Potter Anderson & Corroon LLP
Address:Hercules Plaza
1313 N. Market Street
Wilmington, Delaware 19801
United States of America
Phone:(302) 984-6039
Fax:(302) 778-6039
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Local Time:Wed. 20:40
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Mr. Denny practices primarily in the areas of electronic commerce, information licensing, and commercial litigation. He has represented both public and privately held companies in a wide range of technology and intellectual property-related transactions, including outsourcing of IT services, mergers and acquisitions, technology licensing, software development, sales of Internet domain names, and the development of e-commerce on Web sites. Clients include major licensees of information technology as well as Internet service providers, software developers and system integration service providers.

Bill has litigated disputes over the interpretation and enforcement of many types of technology contracts, general commercial contracts and liability insurance policies; he has tried jury and non-jury cases in federal and state trial and appellate courts, before arbitration panels, and by use of other alternative dispute resolution techniques.

Bill writes extensively on technology and business issues, including:
Survey of Recent Developments in the Law of Cloud Computing and Software as a Service Agreements
The Business Lawyer, Vol. 66, No. 1 (Nov. 2010)
Survey of Privacy Law Developments in 2009: United States, Canada, and the European Union,h The Business Lawyer, Vol. 65, No. 1 (Nov. 2009)


Languages: Finnish


Areas of Practice


  • Business Litigation
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Corporate and Business
  • E-Commerce
  • Insurance
  • Intellectual Property
  • Internet and Cyberspace
  • Litigation
  • Patents
  • Technology
  • Trademarks


Professional Career


Professional Associations

  • American Bar Association

Listed in The Best Lawyers in America 2012 in the area Information Technology Law.

AV® rated by Martindale-Hubbell.

Delaware State Bar Association; Co-Chair, E-Discovery and Technology Law Section; Committee on Professional Ethics (former Co-Chair)

American Bar Association; Business Section, Cyberspace Law Committee; Co-Chair, IT Services and Cloud Computing Subcommittee

Federal Bar Association, Ad Hoc Committee for Electronic Discovery

Richard K. Herrmann Technology American Inn of Court

Bar Admission

Delaware, 1988



University of Virginia School of Law, 1987, J.D.

University of Helsinki, 1984

Princeton University, A.B., cum laude, 1983