Intellectual property (IP) is one of the most important aspects of modern business. The Intellectual Property Group at Becker Meisel provides comprehensive intellectual property management and strategic planning services. At Becker Meisel, we understand that intellectual property is often a company’s most valuable asset—a company’s life blood. We understand our clients’ business goals. We know they need advice that is practical, based on real-world experience. We craft solutions designed to interface with a company’s current business model, addressing its immediate business needs, while also keeping in mind its longer-term business objectives, maximizing the company’s IP rights, while minimizing the impact on the company’s ability to generate revenue.
In addition, the attorneys in this Practice play a major role in the firm's Business Services Group, which provides an especially unique value to small and medium-sized businesses that know they need legal support, but lack the revenue and volume of legal issues to justify hiring their own in-house general counsel.
The model features: bundled mission-critical services; single point-of-contact; efficient project management; and trusted business advisement.
The firm represents a wide variety of entities, from large public companies to middle market and start-up companies, to individual innovators in a broad range of areas, including software development; weight loss products and services; medical and other sophisticated devices; equipment leasing; and e-commerce. Representative services include:
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Trademark prosecution and branding
The Paris Convention
Madrid System or Protocol
World Intellectual Property Organization
Community Trade Mark System
Domain name procurement
Copyright registration for written, visual,
graphic, sound recording, software, and HTML materials
Trade secret protection
Due diligence related to formation and
execution of mergers, acquisitions and joint ventures
Trade related aspects of intellectual property rights
Enforcement and litigation
Intellectual property best practices
Intellectual property audits
Non-competition and consulting