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Commercial IP


Our global intellectual property team has significant experience advising on commercial transactions relating to the acquisition, development and exploitation of innovative products and services.

“They are very experienced, thorough, professional and knowledgeable. What stands out, over and above that, is that they are very approachable, engaging and enjoyable to work with.” Chambers 2015

We are at the forefront of issues relating to the obtainment, sale and enforcement of business method patents. As a developing area of law, the need for clients to obtain qualified experience continues to grow. Our deep experience of the full range of intellectual property matters ideally positions us to assist clients with patentability issues and with enforcing or defending business method patent rights.

Our areas of work include

  • acquisition and sale of product portfolios
  • licensing
  • acquisition and transfer of rights
  • technology transfer
  • collaborations and joint ventures
  • research and development
  • commercial agreements