At Campolo, Middleton & McCormick, LLP, we focus on ensuring that our clients' valuable Intellectual Property and other proprietary information are properly documented, protected and enforced.
IP Counseling and Protection
The firm advises clients on developing successful comprehensive strategies to protect and manage their IP assets, including IP Portfolio Analysis and Management, IP Audit and Due Diligence, Trademark and Copyright Registration, and Patent Prosecution. Conducting an IP asset evaluation and analysis is vital to ensure a business' IP assets are protected and managed. We are experienced in identifying, capturing and safeguarding IP assets, and consulting clients in establishing best practices and procedures for IP protection and management. We also draft and negotiate various licensing agreements designed to protect IP assets such as Independent Contractor, Research, Work-For-Hire, Non-Compete, Non-Disclosure, Non-Solicitation and Non-Circumvention Agreements.
IP Litigation and Analysis
The firm has significant experience in protecting, enforcing and defending clients' IP assets, including rights in patents, trademarks, copyrights, confidential information, trade secrets, and domain names. We have litigated contentious high-stakes business disputes from both sides, involving various IP agreements, misappropriation of trade secrets, and unfair competition claims. Through our experiences, we are able to devise effective and comprehensive strategies individually tailored to the clients' goals. We also conduct patent invalidity, infringement analysis and opinions, and product searches and clearances to enhance our clients' position, while also helping to avoid or limit potential future liabilities. We are also proficient in resolving disputes through alternative dispute resolution mechanisms, such as arbitration and meditation.
IP Transactions and Agreements
The firm is versed in high-level IP transactions, including mergers and acquisitions, technology transfer and licensing, and in drafting and negotiating various IP agreements, including Independent Contractor, Research, Work-For-Hire, Non-Compete, Non-Disclosure, Non-Solicitation and Non-Circumvention Agreements. We also have experience in Internet agreements, Web development and Web hosting agreements, e-commerce agreements, co-locating agreements, and many other types of complex technology contracts, including OEM, SLA and ASP agreement.
Intellectual Property & Technology Group
|Eryn Truong||Arthur Yermash|
|Sharon Barkume||David Hoeppner|
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