Intellectual Property

Our Intellectual Property Law attorneys can help you create and optimize value by identifying all your intellectual property needs, by strategizing to determine the best manner for protecting that intellectual property, and by obtaining protection for you in the form of patents, trademarks and copyrights.

Patent Counseling & Prosecution

Our registered patent attorneys have extensive training and experience in drafting and prosecuting patent applications before domestic and foreign patent offices, including the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO), and in various technological fields. The members of our Intellectual Property Section represent a diverse array of companies from startup enterprises to established institutions. We assist our clients in securing protection for their intellectual property, providing them with the leverage to compete in their respective markets and to optimize their growth and profitability.

Intellectual Property Litigation & Dispute Resolution

We handle disputes involving claims of patent, copyright, trademark and trade dress infringement, as well as other commercial torts including misappropriation of trade secrets. We also conduct opposition and appellate proceedings before domestic and foreign patent and trademark offices, including the USPTO. We broker and draft licensing and distribution arrangements. Our IP litigators are licensed to practice before a wide range of federal courts and before the USPTO.

Technology Agreements

Our attorneys are experienced in acquiring and divesting intellectual property rights, including structuring licenses, contracts and other agreements that best protect clients’ interests and goals.

Internet & e-Commerce

We are also experienced in Internet and e-Commerce law, including cyber-squatting, licensing and domain disputes. We are also sponsors and members of various Utah technology associations and investment funding groups.

Trademark, Copyright & Advertising

We are also experienced in developing, registering and enforcing trademarks and copyrights for use in advertising, and in promoting our clients’ goodwill.