Copyrights, Trademarks and Rights of Publicity

Intellectual Property - Licensing, Registrations, Transactions & Litigation

Martin Novar advises companies on intellectual property licensing transactions and associated issues. He has extensive experience in licensing, distribution, development, acquisitions, service, purchase and other joint venture and partnering agreements for a variety of industries, including fashion, hardware, software, entertainment, multimedia and telecommunications. In addition to structuring and negotiating technology, copyright and trademark transactions, Novar provides strategic intellectual property advice and advises clients on innovative business strategies.

Software - Novar has negotiated and drafted hundreds of software licensing and development agreements while in house at Merrill Lynch, JP Morgan, Citibank and and Standard & Poor's and for many software publishers and independent programers as clients of his firm.

Trademarks - Novar files and prosecutes trademark applications and litigates any Patent Trademark Office "office actions" that present obstacles to the trademark being granted. Novar also licenses marks and advices on licensing strategies and defends and prosecutes infringement actions.

Copyrights - Novar files copyright registrations, structures copyright licensing transactions and negotiates and drafts the license agreements. He will also enforce your copyright with cease and desist letters and infringement litigation.

Right of Publicity - Be careful how you ue that celebrity photograph, is it art protected by the 1st Amendment or is it an infringment ?

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