Trademarks

Our services include comprehensive counsel regarding trademark availability and registration, including:

  • performing clearance and registration searches and investigations to determine the prior use of marks
  • acquiring federal, state and foreign registration of trademarks and service marks, and defending registration opposition and cancellation proceedings
  • administering trademark watch services to detect similar trademark filings
  • performing opposition and cancellation proceedings

Copyrights

We assist clients building intellectual property protections that safeguard rights. We offer advice regarding:

  • protection of copyrighted material
  • protection of software and databases
  • copyright protection for online materials
  • registration of logos, designs and product packaging
  • use and licensing of open-source software
  • works for hire
  • joint authorship
  • ownership of works created by artificial intelligence

Corporate

Providing services and advice to startups, investors, and established companies regarding:

  • company formation
  • founder agreements, shareholder agreements, partnerships, and operating agreements
  • stock option plans and agreements
  • executive compensation agreements
  • commercial contracts
  • mergers and acquisitions
  • confidentiality agreements
  • intellectual property assignment agreements
  • consulting agreements
  • development agreements