BHGR intellectual property lawyers assist clients in obtaining, protecting and enforcing all types of proprietary rights, including patents, trademarks, copyrights and trade secrets. Our clients include multinational consumer products companies, sophisticated technology firms, traditional manufacturing firms and others in a wide range of industries.
In addition to a traditional intellectual property practice, our attorneys are experienced in handling many types of e-commerce and internet-related agreements and transactions. These include advising start-up internet companies from the earliest stages of development through private equity and initial public offerings, advising companies on the establishment, development and operation of web sites, and assisting in the development of corporate internet identities.
We are experienced in drafting and negotiating software, trademark, and know-how licenses as well as a wide variety of other technology-related agreements, including web site development, co-branding, affiliation, consulting, click-through, and similar agreements. Where necessary, such as with patent prosecution, we out-source to specialists.
Our attorneys assist in the clearance, protection and registration of trademarks and trade dress in the United States and throughout the world. We review advertising and negotiate and draft entertainment and publishing agreements, franchise agreements and licenses.
Our attorneys handle all types of enforcement actions, trademark, trade dress, trade secret, copyright, unfair competition and deceptive trade practices litigation. Our practice is before the Federal district and appellate courts.