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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 attorneys have structured, negotiated, and drafted IT-related agreements in the hundreds of millions of dollars representing—or across from—the world's largest companies and technology vendors.

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. We 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—all of which informs timely and effective advice for our clients.

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
  • 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 and Advertising Law:

  • Intellectual Property Licensing Agreements
  • Privacy & Security
  • Publicity Rights
  • Global Outsourcing & Procurement Agreements
  • Domain Name Protection
  • Authorized Dealer Programs
  • 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
  • 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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