Intellectual Property & Technology

Scarinci Hollenbeck’s Intellectual Property and Technology Practice Group represents and counsels clients regionally, nationally and internationally, and guides them in their efforts to develop, protect, and license their intellectual property and technology assets.

Our Approach

Members of the Group represent individuals, closely-held companies, and publicly traded companies in intellectual property and technology matters of all levels of sophistication. Scarinci Hollenbeck has the in-depth knowledge and extensive experience necessary to provide comprehensive legal guidance to our clients in connection with intellectual property law and technology-related agreements, transactions, and litigation.

The primary areas of representation and counseling by members of our Group include Intellectual Property and Technology Transactions and Litigation, and Trademark Prosecution.

Transactionally, our Intellectual Property and Technology Law Group has considerable experience in preparing and negotiating intellectual property and technology agreements of all degrees of sophistication, and counseling our clients in connection with protection of their intellectual property rights, including in connection with:

  • Hardware and Software Licensing and Development Agreements
  • Development and manufacturing agreements with assignment/allocation of intellectual property ownership rights
  • Licensing of Trademarks, Patents, and Copyrights
  • Acquisition and Sale of Intellectual Property Rights, including Trademark, Copyright, and Patent Rights
  • Service Level Agreements
  • Outsourcing Agreements
  • E-Commerce Agreements
  • ASP, OEM, and VAR agreements
  • Colocation Agreements
  • Website Development Agreements
  • Domain Name Purchase Agreements
  • Privacy Policies and Website Terms of Use
  • Website Audits
  • Protection of Trade Secrets

In addition to the transactional intellectual property and technology services performed by our firm, we also represent clients in Intellectual Property Litigation, including Trademark and Copyright Infringement and Unfair Competition, in order to protect intellectual property rights, enforce the confidentiality of trade secrets, contend with unfair competition claims, and handle deceptive trade practice and false advertising claims.

Trademark prosecution is a notable aspect of the legal services we provide. In that regard, we regularly counsel clients in connection with their selection, registration and prosecution of trademarks and service marks.