In everyday life or professional activities, every person at some point of time faces situations involving use or creation of intellectual property, whether it be music, literature, artwork, software, etc. (items covered by copyright and related rights) or trademarks, commercial names, industrial designs, utility models, domain names, know-how (items covered by industrial property rights).
Many of us may often be puzzled at the question how to protect our own rights to a particular item of intellectual property and to avoid infringing other persons’ rights in this area.
Our lawyers will answer all the questions you may have and, additionally, we will:
- assist you with registration of trademarks for goods and services, including firm (commercial) names, acquisition of patents to industrial designs;
- support you in the course of negotiations and conclusion of agreements in the intellectual property area, for instance, copyright agreements, agreements on assignment of intellectual property rights, franchise agreements, etc.;
- provide counselling and practical assistance for protection of infringed intellectual property rights, in case of misused firm names and trademarks, distribution of counterfeit products, and other unfair competition practices, by means of pre-court dispute resolution, administrative procedure or through courts.