Practice Areas

Business
Litigation

Legal services include areas of law such as business interests in contracts, corporate formations, licensing enforcement, tortuous interference with contract or business relations, fiduciary duty obligations and disputes, civil conspiracy, fraud and related claims.

Intellectual
Property

Protection of intangible property and business assets. Legal services include advising on existing patent portfolios, the licensing or assignment of patents to third parties, and drafting opinion letters regarding the validity and/or enforceability of patents and related intellectual property rights.

Strategic
Planning

Legal services include working with clients to provide short- and long-term strategies on behalf of individuals and their business interests, conducting due diligence on behalf of clients, providing litigation strategies and coordination, and assisting with the management of intellectual property portfolios.

Trade Secrets

Protection of confidential and proprietary business information. Legal services include litigation and disputes regarding unfair competition, breach of employment agreements (confidentiality clauses), and trade secret misappropriation claims.

Copyrights

Protection of works of art fixed in a tangible medium of expression. Legal services include the acquisition, registration, enforcement and licensing of copyrights consistent with federal law. Also able to handle litigation relating to the validity of rights in copyrighted works.

Entertainment Law

Protection of trademarks, copyrights and other intellectual property rights relating to entertainers and artists. Legal services include advising on existing works, the licensing or assignment of works of art and music, and contracts for "works made for hire."

Consumer Law

Legal services include areas of law such as breach of warranty, products liability, negligence, breach of contract, disputes arising under the Texas Deceptive Trade Practices Act, disputes arising under the Lanham Act, and FTC complaints for unfair business practices.

Contracts

Legal services include all aspects of contract law - including the drafting, interpretation, enforcement, licensing, and providing strategies for all contractual arrangements between clients and third parties.

Trademarks

Protection of new or previously existing marks, brands, names and likenesses. Legal services include the acquisition, registration, enforcement and licensing of trademarks under state and federal law. Also able to handle the litigation of trademark rights.