Intellectual property disputes

Your intellectual property, whether it’s a design or a database, is a key business asset, so you need to protect it. We’ll show you how.

Caroline Metcalf, Bishop's Stortford
Caroline Metcalf, Partner and dispute resolution specialist in Bishops Stortford

Intellectual property dispute solicitors: Expert legal advice

Your business depends on all sort of assets, not least the technology you use and your other intellectual property, such as designs and databases. The success of your business depends on protecting these assets – so you’ll need clear and expert legal advice on how to secure all your intellectual property and make sure it works for you and not somebody else.

How we can help

Our commercial solicitors have in-depth knowledge and experience of intellectual property for all sorts of businesses. We work hand-in-hand with our litigation specialists on every kind of technical and specialist subject matter, such as:

  • Cyber squatting 
  • Domain name disputes 
  • Copyright on designs (including registered and unregistered design-right litigation) 
  • Databases (including database rights) 

We can help you deal with any challenge that may come your way, from setting up protection for intellectual property to enforcing those rights if they are infringed. Some of our recent work includes:

  • Claiming for copyright infringement of the text of an IT manual 
  • Breach of contract on the design of a website 
  • Domain names and unsatisfactory search engine optimisation levels 
  • Bringing claims for passing off 
  • Breach of copyright on unauthorised use of internet images 
  • Database protection and privacy law 

We also understand the commercial facts that underpin your business. So we make sure we negotiate contracts and agreements that secure your interests, protect your reputation and guard your investment.

What to do next

If you want to find out more, speak with one of our specialist litigation solicitors.

Our specialist lawyers are based in:

  •     Cambridgeshire: Cambridge
  •     Essex: Brentwood, Chelmsford, and Saffron Walden
  •     Hertfordshire: Bishop's Stortford and Royston 

But we can help you wherever you are in England and Wales. 

Call our Dispute Resolution & Litigation solicitors on 0800 0131165

For an initial consultation, at no obligation, or fill out our enquiry form and a solicitor will get in touch.

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