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Intellectual Property & Technology

In this rapidly changing area, clients need lawyers who are one step ahead—thought leaders who understand and are able to harmonize business, technology, and the law. Maslon's Technology and IP attorneys have structured, managed, negotiated, and drafted countless IT-related transactions and agreements in the hundreds of millions of dollars representing—or across from—the world's largest companies and technology vendors. We are deeply skilled at helping our clients leverage opportunities, sidestep obstacles, and realize maximum value from their technology transactions to accomplish key business objectives. We know how to get deals done, and clients particularly appreciate our ability to do so in a way that enhances their strategic position and supports their organization's business goals.

Along with being leaders in the field, Maslon's Technology and IP attorneys collectively share prior experience in-house at leading Fortune 500 technology companies, actively support the entrepreneurial community as review board members and mentors for the largest statewide startup competition in the country, and are frequently invited to lecture, provide commentary, take interviews, and publish on various topics related to technology, IP, and data security. We're invested in the industry and believe such involvements inform and enhance timely and effective service to clients across all of the areas represented below:

Technology and Licensing

  • Joint Development Agreements
  • Patent Licensing
  • Software Licensing
  • Trademark Licensing
  • Copyright Licensing
  • Software Development, Including Agile Development
  • Cloud Services
  • Software as a Service (SaaS) Agreements
  • Platform as a Service (PaaS) Agreements
  • Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS) Agreements
  • Application Service Provider (ASP) Agreements
  • AdTech Transactions and Agreements
  • Counseling on Software Disputes and Litigation
  • Joint Ventures and Strategic Alliances
  • Original Equipment Manufacturer (OEM) Agreements
  • Service Level Agreements
  • Beta Testing Agreements
  • Shrink-Wrap, Click-Wrap, Browse-Wrap, and End-User License Agreements
  • Supply and Distribution Agreements
  • Support and Maintenance Agreements

Biotechnology, Healthcare, and Life Science Companies

  • Clinical Research Arrangements
  • Collaboration Agreements
  • Joint & Single Product Development Agreements

Internet Law

  • Intellectual Property Licensing Agreements
  • Privacy & Security
  • Domain Name Protection
  • Domain Name Lease and Purchase Agreements
  • Website Design and Hosting Agreements
  • Website Advertising Counseling
  • Website Privacy Polices and Terms of Use
  • Email and Internet Usage Policies

Advertising Law

  • Master Services Agreements
  • Publicity Rights
  • Global Outsourcing & Procurement Agreements
  • Authorized Dealer Programs
  • Joint Venture and Alliance Agreements
  • Product Distribution Agreements
  • Advertising Agreements
  • Digital Millennium Copyright Act (DMCA)
  • ISP Agreements

Trademark and Brand Management

  • Trademark Portfolio Counseling
  • Dealing with Counterfeits
  • Trademark Registration, Prosecution, and Maintenance
  • Fair Use Counseling
  • False Advertising
  • Brand Licensing
  • Oppositions and Cancellation Proceedings

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