We can help you maximise the value of your Intellectual Property, be it patents, trade marks, copyright, designs, domain names, confidential information or know how. Our team of Intellectual Property solicitors provides a full IP service, from identification and protection, through development and exploitation and to enforcement of your rights as well as defence against third party attacks and challenges.
Working with carefully chosen advisors, we register and monitor Intellectual Property rights globally and, where infringements are detected, we’ll advise you on the necessary action. We use our experience to advise on portfolio strategy, potential new rights, clearance concerns, and anticipating the issues you might face.
IT and the mobile/online world continues to develop at a remarkable pace and IT is increasingly at the heart of successful and innovative businesses. We keep up with developments and advise a growing number of clients on a diverse range of technology, website and software oriented agreements and initiatives. Cloud computing, software as a service, converging technologies and e-commerce websites are more and more prevalent and we can assist you develop and protect your online and digital presence.
We also offer specialist knowledge for a number of technology sectors including the computer games, second screen and digital creative design industries.
Our Intellectual Property solicitors have considerable experience in filing UK, European Community (CTM) and International Applications and the management of global portfolios. Through our membership of the International Trade Mark Association (INTA) we have developed networks and contacts with trusted solicitors, barristers and patent and trade mark attorneys throughout the world.
Brabners is an active participant in Eurolegal and the Association of European Lawyers. Combined, these networks give us representation in over 80 offices in 35 countries throughout continental Europe.
As part of our complete trade mark services, we offer you specific legal expertise relating to the identification and protection of trade mark rights, as well as advice on the exploitation and enforcement of these rights. For further information refer to our Trade Mark and Design Prosecution section.