Intellectual Property Rights

Protecting your Intellectual Property rights in today’s global marketplace is essential for businesses and individuals in the sports and entertainment sectors.

Your IP rights are a key asset and it is important to understand the true value of your name and your brand and how to combat any attempt to infringe them.

Knowing how to maximise and fully exploit the value of your assets is also a crucial factor for ambitious companies and individuals.

How Can We Help

At Else Solicitors, our extensive commercial knowledge enables us to advise clients on all issues concerning Intellectual Property rights.

We can help and advise on issues including:

  • Trade mark applications.
  • Copyright.
  • Domain name acquisition and recovery.
  • Dealing with counterfeiting and piracy.
  • Digital rights.
  • Confidentiality issues.

If you are operating in the worlds of music, publishing, film, gaming, sport, art, fashion or any other branch of creative and performance work, we can offer you commercially practical recommendations for the necessary steps to develop, exploit and protect your talent, inventions, creations and brand.

We are also ready to act if your rights are infringed – whether that means dispute resolution methods or action through the courts.

To speak to the member of the team in relation to intellectual property rights, please contact Adam Gilbert today on 01283 526229 or email adam.gilbert@elselaw.co.uk.

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Experience in handling business mergers and acquisitions, disposals, corporate re-organisations, company share buy back, management buyouts, venture capital and private equity investment, and joint venture and partnership agreements.

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Adam Gilbert

Partner - Head of Corporate & Commercial

Greg gained his expertise working for a large regional law firm providing legal services to financial institutions, universities and a group of engineering and construction consultants.

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Greg Bullock

Associate - Dental, Corporate & Commercial

How can we help?

Get in touch.

At Else, we pride ourselves on having experience in dealing with a wide range of specialist services.

Our team always strive to find the most practical, timely, and cost-effective solution for our clients.

We will use the full range of options available to us; from mediation and negotiation to court action at whatever level is appropriate.

To speak to one of our trusted professionals contact us on 01283 526200. Alternatively, you can send us a message and we will get in touch at a time that suits you.