Intellectual Property

Northern California is home to a large number of creative and innovative people and businesses. We help our clients establish their intellectual property rights, and make business use of those rights. We protect our clients’ property from third-party infringement, and we defend them when infringement claims are made against them by others.


  • Counsel regarding copyrights
  • Preparation of patent licensing contracts
  • Preparation of applications and renewals of trademarks and servicemarks
  • Counseling regarding protection of trade secrets and unfair competition
  • Registration and protection of service and trademarks
  • Licensing and assignment of IP rights
  • Assisting with purchase and sale of IP assets