IP Commercial Law

Technology and product innovation often requires clients to navigate across a range of commercial, legal and regulatory issues to ensure they are able and free to operate. A vital part of that process requires the establishment of relationships underpinned by the right commercial agreements. The right legal advice at the beginning will ensure the right outcome at the end protecting your IP rights and maximising your returns from them.

Our commercial transaction services team can assist clients of all sizes from multi national companies to start ups and individual inventors with the commercialisation and licensing of intellectual property. The variety of commercialisation strategies is reflected in the range of IP and general commercial advisory and transactional services we provide some of which include;

  • Structuring, negotiating and drafting agreements relating to ;

Licensing of patents and trademarks

Franchising of IP

Joint Venture agreements

Manufacturing, supply and distribution

Sale or assignment of IP rights

Collaborative research and development arrangements

Confidentiality and privacy matters

Re seller & Co existence arrangements

  • Global exploitation arrangements
  • Film, TV and music production, acquisition and distribution
  • Software agreements
  • Shareholder agreements
  • Formation of start up and spin off companies
  • Structuring of IP assets & ownership