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We are a boutique business, intellectual property and new media law firm for creative entrepreneurs and innovative businesses of all sizes. Our clients are big thinkers and disruptors.

We believe that the law shouldn’t restrict your creativity and innovations. Instead, we use our 360° Legal Strategy to help you create new opportunities for cash, impact and legacy. We’re not just lawyers. We are your strategic legal partners.

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Business Formations + Transactions

Business Formations + Transactions

We counsel on the initial formation of your business and the ongoing legal matters that arise during its start-up, growth and expansion.

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Business Formations + Transactions

  • Help you select the proper business entity or organization structure and handle the formation for you.
  • Draft joint venture agreements to safeguard your assets when entering new collaborations.
  • Draft non-disclosure and no-compete agreements to protect your business’ intellectual property including trade secrets, copyrights and trademarks.
  • Draft employment contracts, policies and handbooks for your team.
  • Draft independent contractor so that your outsourced work is protected.
  • Draft professional service agreements to protect your work with clients.
  • Represent you in purchasing or selling a business.
  • Review and negotiate commercial lease agreements.
  • Draft, review and negotiate other contracts.

A snapshot of the work that we do...

Outside Counsel for Established Business

Client operated a haircare business with a strong brand identity for several years. Firm was retained on a monthly plan to counsel on employee and personnel matters, brand protection and other intellectual property matters. Firm also drafted all independent contractor and client agreements.

Commercial Lease Review + Negotiation

Client owned a boutique for several years but was opening a new shop in a prestigious downtown location. Firm was retained to review and negotiate a very extensive and potentially burdensome commercial lease on client’s behalf.

New Media

New Media

We counsel on all aspects of new media including the distribution and publishing of digital content.

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New Media

  • Develop and implement intellectual property strategies to protect brands online.
  • Representation in domain name disputes.
  • Counsel on matters concerning licensing or distributing online content.
  • Representation of influencers and agencies in deal negotiations such as sponsorship or advertisement agreements, ambassador or influencer agreements, and talent agreements.
  • Draft privacy and terms of use policies for websites and mobile apps.
  • Draft and negotiation brand, content and technology licensing agreements.
  • Review and counsel on digital advertising and marketing campaigns for copyright and regulatory issues.

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Successful Trademark Defense for Lifestyle Blog

Client owns a lifestyle blog with a killer brand. Client had not previously retained counsel to handle their trademark registration, but retained us after receiving an opposition with the United States Trademark Trial and Appeal Board to their pending trademark. The opposition was filed by a corporate giant, and if client was not successfully represented it would result in the loss of their brand. We successfully negotiated a settlement with the corporation and Client was able to retain the prominent features of their brand.

Intellectual Property Protection + Enforcement

Intellectual Property Protection + Enforcement

We work with you to help you protect your company's intangible assets including the brand and creative content.

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Trademark:

  • Counsel your team when selecting a name or logo for a new brand or service.
  • Identify potential conflicts and competing trademarks with a trademark clearance.
  • Help you secure a federal trademark with the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO).
  • Respond to Office Actions issued by the USPTO, including substantive actions concerning Likelihood of Confusion and Descriptiveness.
  • Represent your company before the United States Trademark Trial and Appeal Board, including filing and defending Oppositions and Cancellations.

Copyright:

  • Counsel you on copyright matters such as fair use and infringement.
  • Draft work for hire agreements to maintain copyright ownership when working with outside vendors.
  • Secure copyright clearances and licenses for your use in creative projects.
  • Register your work with the U.S. Copyright Office.
  • Draft licensing agreements and negotiate them on your behalf.

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Film Licensing Counsel

Film director screened a new documentary at a prestigious film fest, and received widespread interest in the film. Director discussed expansion and growth opportunities with us. We counseled the client on various licensing options, drafted a film licensing agreement and helped the client negotiate licensing opportunities.

Successful Likelihood of Confusion Defense for Influential Brand

Client owns an influential national brand and received a preliminary refusal from the United States Patent and Trademark Office for their mark. We successfully defended the likelihood of confusion refusal. Client received approval for a federal trademark and has exclusive ownership of their brand's name.

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