Legal Services

Patents

As you create, invent, and invest in a new product or process, you need protection for your investment.  A company must also determine whether they infringe upon the patent rights of others before proceeding with the investment.  From searches and patent applications to acquisitions of entire technology companies, we can navigate you through the complexities of the patent field so that you have the ability to reach your potential.

Some of the patent legal services we offer include:

  • Patent Searches
  • Patent Applications and Patent Prosecution
  • Design Patents
  • Opinions
  • Re-examinations and Reissue Applications
  • Litigation
  • Licensing
  • Acquisitions and sales
  • Due Diligence Investigations

Trademarks and Unfair Competition

Whether you are a start-up or small business filing its first trademark application or your company has  an existing portfolio of trademarks for various goods and services, we can assist you to protect your logos, words, names, symbols, domain names, and devices which are used to identify your goods or services.  At the same time, you must be constantly aware of what your competitor’s efforts are in the market.   Allow us to assist your business as you build your brand.

Some of the trademark and unfair competition legal services we offer include:

  • Trademark Searches
  • Trademark Applications
  • Opinions
  • Oppositions and Cancellations
  • Trademark and Unfair Competition Litigation
  • Licensing
  • Acquisitions and sales
  • Due Diligence Investigations
  • Trade Dress

Copyright

Are you a software or internet security company? Are you a venture capital company seeking to invest in a software company? Perhaps you are an author or a video producer, seeking advice on how to protect your creations.  

Some of the copyright legal services we offer include:

  •   Registrations
  •   Opinions
  •   Copyright Litigation
  •   Reproductions
  •   Derivative Works
  •   Distributions, Performance, and Display
  •   Fair Use
  •   Works for Hire
  •   Licensing
  •   Acquisitions and sales
  •   Due Diligence Investigations

Corporate Intellectual Property

An extremely valuable, but often overlooked area of intellectual property is focused within the corporate finance area.  Intellectual property assets may account for most, if not all, of the value and revenue stream for technology companies.  In order to value a transaction or the technology appropriately, the intellectual property protection needs to be correctly identified and analyzed.  Any questions regarding the strength and sufficiency of the legal rights need resolution before the transaction is concluded.

Some of the corporate intellectual property legal services we offer include:

  •   Investment analysis
  •   Due Diligence Investigations for mergers and acquisitions
  •   Intellectual property audits
  •   Risk management for intellectual property
  •   Inventor records and invention submission
  •   Covenants
  •   Trade Secret Protection