Capabilities

We are experts at litigating corporate and Intellectual Property matters in Federal and State courts, developing patent strategies, filing applications, managing appeals, enforcing and defending rights. We help our clients create intellectual property to protect their business interests, and help those in arts and entertainment with copyright, distribution, and IP agreements.

 

Patents 🔗

  • Patent Stategy Counseling
  • Patent Application Preparation
  • Patent Prosecution
  • Patent Appeals
  • Patent opinions – freedom to operate, patentablity
  • Patent Litigation
  • PTAB: Inter Partes Reviews, Post Grant Reviews, patent challenger and defense
  • Hatch-Waxman opinion letters and counseling

Trademarks

  • Trademark/market strategy counseling
  • Trademark filing and prosecution
  • Trademark appeals
  • Trademark litigation

Copyrights

  • Copyright counseling
  • Copyright filing
  • Copyright litigation

Trade Secrets

  • Trade secret counseling
  • IP Agreements
  • Confidentiality agreements
  • License agreements

Litigation 🔗

 

Corporate Law

  • Angel and venture capital financing
  • Mergers & acquisitions
  • Strategic alliances, joint ventures and other partnering transactions
  • Debt/loan transactions
  • Leveraged buy-outs
  • Sales of businesses
  • Joint ventures
  •  Private equity investments
  • Corporate governance
  • Private placements
  • Restructurings and reorganizations
  • Venture capital financing
  • Investment fund formation

Corporate Counsel

  • Startup counseling
  • Formation of corporations, LLC’s and other entities, and preparation of related documentation
  • Restricted Stock Purchase Agreements and other founder agreements
  • IP agreements, including IP assignments, licensing, confidential information, inventions, terms of service, use and privacy policy
  • Employment and consulting agreements
  • Stock option plans and related documentation
  • Commercial contracts, including services agreements, partnering agreements, vendor/supplier and reseller agreements
  • Structuring of equity ownership, including vesting issues
  • Corporate governance, including board of director matters and stockholders’/voting agreements
  • Trademark advice and registration

Arts and Entertainment

  • Advertising, promotions and branded entertainment
  • Production, distribution and development
  • Mergers, acquisitions, joint ventures and strategic alliances
  • Financing
  • Digital content distribution and licensing
  • Talent agreements
  • Litigation and dispute resolution
  • Guild- and union-related labor issues, including SAG-AFTRA, DGA, WGA, Teamsters and IATSE agreements