Licensing and Technology Transfer
With increasing frequency, corporations now use technology transfer agreements to exploit and further develop existing and emerging technologies. The firm regularly negotiates patent, trade secret and copyright licensing agreements, as well as complex ongoing cooperation, teaming, and joint venture arrangements. The firm's attorneys are skilled in the business planning and financial aspects of such transactions, and pay careful attention to organizational, tax, and related issues.
The firm represents both those seeking to license their proprietary technology, know-how, and copyrightable works (including literary, artistic, musical, and multimedia properties) to others, and also those seeking to license-in such properties for use and re-use.