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Service overview

Trademarks, copyrights and advertising are the ambassadors of commerce, helping businesses build and maintain awareness of — and demand for — their products and services. We have been helping clients protect, enforce and leverage these vital assets for more than 50 years and currently manage tens of thousands of active trademark and copyright applications and registrations on behalf of companies ranging from start-ups to global multinationals.

The TANDEM approach to
Trademark and copyright services

  • Developing domestic and international brand strategies.
  • Searching, registering, and maintaining trademarks and copyrights.
  • Registering, renewing, transferring and enforcing domain names.
  • Counseling on advertising claim substantiation and evaluation of competitor ad substantiation.
  • Endorsements, testimonials and social media marketing disclosures.
  • Influencer agreements.
  • Enforcing rights in brands and content.
  • Performing intellectual property, financing and other business transactions.
  • Negotiating purchase, sale and financing agreements related to intellectual property and assisting with the transfer of intellectual property rights and recording of security interests and assignments related to corporate transactions.
  • Strategic positioning of trademarked or copyrighted products and services through licensing and joint venture programs.
  • Negotiating distributorship, publishing, sponsorship, endorsement and similar types of agreements.
  • Providing guidance on contests, sweepstakes and other types of promotions.