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Intellectual properties are among a company’s most valuable assets. Cantor Colburn helps multinational and start-up companies alike leverage their IP assets to generate revenue and enhance value through carefully crafted patent, trademark, copyright and commercial licensing agreements.

Members of our transactional practice possess the technical acumen, legal experience, and business perspective to our technology-based clients draft and negotiate licensing agreements that meet their business objectives. We provide support and guidance –from asset assessment to license management -- throughout the life of the license.

We understand the technologies that drive our clients’ businesses. Our attorneys boast solid academic credentials in disciplines that include civil and chemical engineering, electrical engineering, and mechanical and metallurgical engineering. Some have experience as in-house IP counsel to Fortune 100 companies. This solid grounding in technologies and first-hand industry experience complements our deep understanding of licensing laws.

We help clients maximize the value of their intellectual properties in the U.S. with customized, sophisticated domestic licensing arrangements and coordinate international licensing agreements with a network of foreign associates.