The more information based society becomes, the more important it is to identify, protect and control the intellectual property (IP) of a business.
We have wide experience in IP and the related legislative and regulatory environment. We offer practical advice on a range of issues relevant to the protection and exploitation of IP. In cases where disputes arise, our team is experienced and effective in conducting litigation or using the most appropriate alternative dispute resolution techniques.
We advise on copyright, trade marks, digital rights management, know-how, confidential information, trade secrets, brand protection, advertising, IP acquisitions and disposals. Our expertise extends to fields such as domain names and Internet issues.
We can identify and audit IP assets, negotiate and draft strategic licensing and assignment agreements, content agreements, advise on joint ventures and mergers, structure IP exploitation arrangements for acquisition and disposal. We also advise on production and distribution agreements.