Arthur S. Beeman, Joel T. Muchmore, Michael Corey, and Dean Bolton

Arthur S. Beeman and Joel T. Muchmore were counsel of record for Mars in the seminal Mars v. Oracle matter and have subsequently built a practice specializing in software licensing and audit defense counseling. In June of 2020, after 60 combined years in BigLaw, Beeman and Muchmore launched the law firm Beeman & Muchmore, LLP in order to introduce the concept of GigLaw, a new model for the delivery of legal services that leverages emerging technologies and targeted specializations in order to relieve businesses from the unnecessary burdens of BigLaw. 

Michael Corey, co-founder of LicenseFortress, is a business and technology advisor, successful entrepreneur, Microsoft Data Platform MVPOracle ACE, and VMware vExpert. An active member in the technology community, Corey is a past president of the Independent Oracle Users Group (IOUG); helped found the Professional Association of SQL Server; and is a founding board member of the IOUG Virtualization SIG  and IOUG VMware SIG. Check out his blog at Corey is the original Oracle Press author and a frequent blogger and writer for Database Trends and Applications and Big Data Quarterly

Dean Bolton, co-founder and chief architect at LicenseFortress, launched his IT career in 2000 after completing his bachelor's degree in computer science and engineering at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. He started working with Oracle databases early in his career at an internet systems and applications design firm. Since then, he has continued working as an Oracle developer, database administrator, architect, consultant, and evangelist. He is an Oracle 12c DBA Certified Master, Exadata Specialist, SQL Certified Expert, and VMware vExpert.

Articles by Arthur S. Beeman, Joel T. Muchmore, Michael Corey, and Dean Bolton

With the 1-year anniversary of the COVID-19 shutdown just behind us, there has been a lot of dialogue regarding what different industries have experienced over the past year. Acknowledging this dubious anniversary, we sat down to collect our thoughts and share a few advisements with respect to our small corner of the legal and tech industry.

Posted April 01, 2021