Intellectual property rights

Intellectual property and new technologies

In today’s marketplace, intangible assets form valuable and significant part of a business assets. TGC specialists advise on how to manage intellectual property rights and assess related legal risks. Our services in this area include the following:

Intellectual property rights

  • Trade mark registration with the Polish Patent Office
  • EU trade marks registration with the European Union Intellectual Property Office (EUIPO – former OHIM)
  • Trade mark-related administrative and court proceedings
  • Civil law proceedings related to the protection of intellectual property:
    • Identification of patent rights, protection rights and rights in registration 
    • Disputes concerning acts in law involving patents, protection rights and rights in registration 
    • Infringements of patents, protection rights and rights in registration 
    • Fee for use of inventive design
  • Industrial property audits:
    • Identification of company’s industrial property rights
    • Search of databases in respect of industrial property of competitors
    • Giving opinions on contracts related to industrial property rights

Copyright law

  • Copyright protection audit:
    • Identification of company’s copyrights
    • Giving opinions on contracts related to copyrights to ensure effectiveness of contractual provisions on transfer of copyrights  
    • Recommendations on good practices in respect of copyright contractual clauses  
    • Taxation aspects of works created in the course of employment (with Tax Department support)
  • Representation before common courts in civil cases regarding protection of copyrights and enforcement of claims related to infringement of company’s copyrights.

IT law

  • Drafting IT contracts (implementation, service contracts)
  • Support in negotiating IT contracts, assessment of legal risks
  • Audit of existing IT contracts to assess business risks taking into account the specific nature of IT sector
  • Recommendations on good practices in respect of drafting and handling IT contracts

Preventive measures in respect of intellectual property protection

  • Strategic intellectual property planning
  • Recommendations on improving business security in view of IP rights
  • Recommendations on good practices in respect of establishment and maintenance of rights
  • Drafting internal regulations on intellectual / industrial property protection
  • Supervision over maintenance and monitoring of exclusive rights

 

To obtain additional information, please contact us:

Beata Ordowska
tel.: +48 22 295 33 20
tel.: + 48 22 295 33 08
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