Intellectual Property

A company’s trademarks are often among its most valuable assets. Given the business and competitive importance of trademarks, effective portfolio development and management are critical to maximizing and protecting the value of a company’s brands. Carmody MacDonald’s trademark team handles a full range of services and assists clients with identifying, protecting, and enhancing their trademark rights.

  • Brand implementation and route to market strategy 
  • Identification, clearance, and selection of trademarks
  • Filing and prosecuting trademark applications
  • Intellectual property licensing and royalty agreements
  • Branding, marketing, and co-marketing agreements
  • Data security and privacy policies
  • Policing and enforcement of intellectual property rights
  • Defending against allegations of infringement
  • Intellectual property audits and due diligence in connection with mergers, acquisitions, and collateralization