Attorneys in our Technology & IP Transactions Practice Group hold extensive expertise on all transactional aspects of intellectual property licensing and transfer of technology. The team handles the full spectrum of licensing from traditional patent, copyright and trademark license agreements to complex multiparty technology development, acquisition, research and outsourcing agreements for products and services. The teams expertise also spans digital licensing, software development, outsourcing and cloud computing.
The team works with companies of all sizes, at all stages of development, providing strategic guidance in the creation, acquisition, use and commercial exploitation of technology. The team’s scope of work includes structuring, drafting and negotiating domestic and cross-border agreements for acquisition, licensing, research and development, manufacturing rights, branding, consulting and other forms of commercial exploitation of intellectual property, generating revenue and establishing strategic partnerships.
The team regularly advises clients on setting the parameters of the licensing transaction, preparing and negotiating the license, determining when, how and to what extent licensing should be undertaken.
- Formation of joint ventures and other partnership entities;
- IP support for global M&A, capital markets, insolvencies and other transactions;
- Competition and antitrust issues;
- Due diligence evaluations;
- Litigation & dispute resolution.