IP Licensing


To leverage greater value from their intellectual property, successful organizations count on experienced counseling on a variety of sophisticated licensing transactions involving a diverse array of tangible and intangible assets and technologies. Ulmer & Berne’s clients rely on our extensive experience in patent, trademark, copyright and trade-secret licensing.

The seasoned attorneys in Ulmer & Berne’s IP and Technology group have also helped clients in such areas as software implementations and application service provider agreements; IT outsourcing agreements; trademark portfolio transfers; technology transfer agreements; and the transfer, development, licensing, support, commercialization and M&A agreements.

ABA-IPL Landslide Webinar Series: Practical Insights on Software Copyright Registration and Enforcement ABA-IPL Landslide® Webinar Series Tuesday, June 20, 2017 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm EST 1.50 General CLE Credit Hours Gregory Stein On June 20, Gregory P. Stein joins a panel of experts to discuss key issues when obtaining...

Repurposing social media posts comes with dangers Amanda Koehn for Cleveland Jewish News, January 25, 2017 In the article, Ulmer’s Robert E. Chudakoff weighs in on the many legal issues that can arise when images and other digital content are posted to social media and repurposed across platforms.

Ulmer & Berne LLP is pleased to announce that Matthew Vale has been promoted from contract attorney to full-time associate. Vale will work out of Ulmer’s Cincinnati office in the firm’s Intellectual Property Practice Group. Vale’s practice focuses on patent preparation and prosecution. He is registered to practice before the...

“Michael Nathan Ungar | Ulmer & Berne LLP” Cleveland Jewish News January 15, 2015 Perennial Super Lawyer Michael Nathan Ungar considers settlement of a dispute embroiling Case Western University among his most memorable cases of 2014. Read the full article »

Ulmer & Berne LLP announces the addition of seasoned intellectual property attorney Paul M. Ulrich as a partner in the firm’s Intellectual Property (IP) & Technology practice. The practice has grown significantly throughout 2014, adding eight new members since January. Mr. Ulrich joins Ulmer & Berne’s Cincinnati office from Dinsmore...

Ulmer & Berne LLP announces the addition of seasoned intellectual property attorney John X. Garred as Partner in the firm’s growing Intellectual Property (IP) & Technology practice, which has added seven new members since January of this year. Mr. Garred joins the firm from Tucker Ellis LLP, where he was...

Ulmer & Berne LLP is named to the BTI IP Honor Roll as described in the “BTI Intellectual Property Outlook 2015: Changes, Trends and Opportunities in IP & IP Litigation.” BTI Consulting is a leading provider of market research for professional service firms. The BTI IP Outlook 2015 combines a...

Ulmer & Berne LLP announced a significant expansion to its Intellectual Property & Technology Practice with the addition of patent litigator John F. Bennett as counsel in the firm’s Cincinnati office. Mr. Bennett, who joins Ulmer & Berne from Baker & Hostetler, adds depth to the Intellectual Property & Technology...

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