Licenses and contracts
When organizations and institutions co-operate, when inventions are utilized and when companies are bought or sold, intellectual property rights often play a crucial role.
Drafting purchase and license contracts for patents, utility models, trademarks, designs and know-how.
Assessing and valuing intellectual property rights when companies are bought or sold, due diligence assessments.
Preparing and executing IP transactions including change of ownership in the official registers around the world.
Drafting non-disclosure agreements.
Preparing coexistence and prior rights agreements.
Reviewing existing contracts.
Conducting negotiations between contracting parties, supervision and mediation.
Advice on the treatment of inventions in the context of cooperative development contracts and joint venture agreements.