Intellectual Property

protecting your technology

tech changing business

Trademarks. Patents. Trade secrets. Confidentiality.

Client have trusted us to protect and enforce their most valuable assets. We’ve worked on trademark and copyright filings and oppositions. We’ve litigated and defended trademark and patent issues, including under the Lanham Act. What’s more, our FinTech clients are pioneers in their respective spaces, creating valuable technology each day. We protect them too.

We represent a broad range of clients, including:

  • Start-up and emerging growth companies
  • Payment processors
  • Retailers
  • Transactions processors and software developers
  • Technology companies
  • Investors
  • P2P and crowdfunding platforms
  • Wealth management and robo advisors
  • Trading technologies

what we do


Demand for technological innovation grows every day. Revolutionary ideas are created every minute. The need for guidance on securities compliance and financial and consumer data privacy protection is paramount. Our knowledge spans the full range of regulatory and compliance issues, and we advise our clients on the complex laws that regulate the FinTech industry.

business combinations

Our M&A, commercial, and IP attorneys represent companies of all sizes to acquire and sell intellectual property and other assets. We draft licensing and relationship management agreements – and we monitor compliance with those agreements. We work with clients ranging from startups to established businesses driving today’s economy.

payment processors

We have counseled companies on technologies for credit card processing, ACH processing, electronic gift cards, check conversion, internet gateway services, PA-DSS compliance, tockenization and vertical market software.

robo investors

We’ve counseled various companies on the ever-changing regulatory issues arising from robo investing, including fiduciary, custody and maintenance obligations.

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