Hogan Dowling McNamara Solicitors provide specialist advice in respect of the registration, licensing and defence of intellectual property rights. A regular part of our practice includes advising in respect of:
IP arising in company/business acquisitions and sales
protection in employment and contractor agreements
issues in commercial contracts
transfer and licence back agreements including in particular intra group arrangements
brand and trademark portfolio protection to include advise on registration, opposition and infringement domain name disputes
copyright ownership and licensing in particular in respect of print media, online content, technology ownership and development and libraries
confidentiality and non-disclosure agreements
We advise frequently in respect of IT contracts to include system supply agreements, software development, licensing and support agreements, website agreements including website design, hosting and linking arrangements and outsourcing.
Hogan Dowling McNamara Solicitors have also advised extensively on data protection in both the public and private sector including advice in respect of data protection arsing in connection with marketing strategies, data collection and retention in businesses and websites.