Transactions & High-Tech Litigation Strategy

Our team of professionals has represented technology clients in hundreds of technology agreements, including complex technology transactions (including patent monetization), consulting, patent sales, acquisitions, and licensing agreements. Our approach in this practice area is to understand your business goals, as well as the deal requirements and goals of the other party. With these goals in mind, our attorneys quickly develop and implement agreements that provide for a clearly defined, win-win business arrangement. We are also able to assist your business growth by implementing a wide range of strategic agreements while protecting your key intellectual property assets and maintaining future business options, including exit strategies. In addition, our IP attorneys are skilled in performing IP due diligence analysis, IP audits, and other IP related services in connection with mergers and acquisitions, venture financings, and other financial transactions.

OVERVIEW

At McDonnell Boehnen Hulbert & Berghoff LLP, we work to obtain broad and comprehensive protection for our clients’ intellectual property, enhancing value through the application of our technological and legal expertise. Our practice areas encompass all aspects of intellectual property law – including litigation, prosecution, and counseling; as well as copyright, patent, trade secrets, and trademark, unfair competition and advertising law.

Each of our experienced attorneys is registered to practice before the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office. We negotiate patent licenses and help our clients establish and manage patent portfolios worldwide. Our core technical competency is extensive. Our attorneys have practical industry experience in a number of technological disciplines and product categories including cannabis, biotechnology and pharmaceuticals, chemical, electrical, mechanical and materials, medical device and diagnostics, software and business methods, and telecommunications.

At MBHB, we know high-technology industries, and we know the law. We work with our clients to provide them with the benefit of our extensive knowledge and experience, so that they can rest assured that their technology assets are protected.