Intellectual Property

Our intellectual property (IP) group provides a broad spectrum of services for our clients, with the focus on strategically acquiring and protecting valuable creative assets. Our attorneys work closely with clients across a range of industries, but tailor their efforts to each industry and each individual client’s unique economic realities. We assist clients in the following areas:

  • Acquisition, development, licensing and sale of all forms of intellectual property
  • Structuring joint venture, co-licensing, work for hire, and contract manufacturing arrangements
  • Enforcement and litigation
  • Music and entertainment contracts
  • Publishing and arts agreements
  • Trademark, service mark, and copyright registration
  • Branding
  • Addressing the IP aspects of employment and consulting arrangements
  • Due diligence in connection with mergers and acquisitions
  • Trade secret protection, and unfair competition actions
  • Drafting comprehensive confidentiality and non-disclosure agreements
  • Patent registration and enforcement