Our Intellectual Property Law and Information Technology (IP and IT) team prides itself on providing clear, concise advice on a wide range of issues.
Ranked highly by Chambers, which notes we are “exceptionally responsive and flexible” (2023) and by Legal 500, in which clients say “We feel like the team at the practice really know and understand our business, brand and are keen advocates for what we do” (2024), our team combines a proven, proactive approach with leading edge knowledge. That’s why so many businesses trust us to distill complex legal issues into practical commercial advice for successful operations in the UK and overseas.
‘We feel like the team at the practice really know and understand our business, brand and are keen advocates for what we do.
Respected expertise with worldwide reach
A diverse range of regional, national and international clients come to our nationally-recognised team for advice on a broad range of specialist IP and IT issues. Our expertise and experience covers:
licensing arrangements with multiple online resellers
creating and enforcing international portfolios of trade marks and design rights
drafting and advising on the master licence of technology for a semi-conductor manufacturer/reseller
strategic IP and IT exercises
Influencers of our clients.
creating and advising on agile agreements
advising an embedded software specialist on their terms and conditions for high-value projects
website compliance work, including drafting End User Licences and cookie terms
agreements for customer-accessed cloud services
advice on cyber security.
large-scale data protection audits
advice and training for developing processes that ensure compliance with an ever-changing legal landscape
advising on data retention and user issues for the public and private sector
deals with data breach, subject matter requests and PIA.
Working with third parties
drafting terms and conditions for an advertising agency
advice on confidential and commercially sensitive information for a national manufacturer
drafting of equipment hire terms for a leading marine exploratory business.