• Opportunity: Our client, a tool manufacturer, creates and sells new and improved oil and gas tools.
  • Solution: We helped our client identify, protect and enforce its intellectual property rights, including, but not limited to, filing patent applications for new tools and methods and securing trade secret rights to various manufacturing processes.
  • Result: We obtained and protected the client’s inventions with various patents and helped safeguard the client’s trade secrets related to its manufacturing processes. We also drafted and negotiated various intellectual property licensing, employment, non-disclosure and confidentiality agreements both in the employment context and in our client’s business dealings with competitors, suppliers and various third parties.