For many businesses, the intangible assets are often more valuable than the tangibles they produce. The potential value of a company’s intellectual property is often its greatest asset. Patents, trademarks, and copyrights have all become a critical component of corporate profit centers and often have a very significant impact on the price of a company’s stock.
Blank Rome’s intellectual property practice covers every aspect of national and international patent, trademark, and copyright law for clients in a wide range of industries, including biotechnology and bioscience, pharmaceuticals, computer services and software, data processing, telecommunications, and financial services.
The intellectual property group has a well established practice before the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office in
Intellectual Property Litigation
From widespread unauthorized use of a company’s patents and trademarks in international markets to illicit downloads of music and books in our neighbor’s homes, companies are constantly fighting to protect the rights to their intellectual property. As technology facilitates the misuse of patented, trademarked, and copyrighted materials, businesses must aggressively find ways to enforce the rights they earned to sell and market their intellectual property.
Blank Rome’s intellectual property attorneys have extensive experience litigating every aspect of U.S. and international patent, trademark, and copyright law for clients in dozens of industries. Blank Rome attorneys investigate, procure, and enforce intellectual property rights around the globe. Our lawyers’ in-depth knowledge of e-commerce, Internet, and website matters is an important tool in defending the IP materials of our clients.
Over the past quarter-century, Blank Rome has expanded the depth of our intellectual property and international trade litigation experience, with particular emphasis on:
Blank Rome has established itself as one of the leading firms in successfully prosecuting cases under the jurisdiction of the U.S. International Trade Commission (“ITC”). Our work includes:
Experienced Lawyers, Recognized in Their Fields
Blank Rome has earned a reputation as one of the top law firms in intellectual property in the United States: The National Law Journal rated us as one of the top 10 patent litigation firms; Intellectual Property Today listed us among the top 40 trademark firms; and Law360 ranked us as one of the top 100 largest IP practices. In Chambers USA, our clients praise our IP practice and attorneys, stating that they "completely trust" our advice and our "pragmatic" approach in managing intellectual property matters.