Computers and related information technologies are used in virtually every facet of industrial, commercial, and personal activity. From handheld personal data devices and cellular phones, to desktop and portable computers, businesses deal daily with technology issues. Whether you are a software or hardware end-user or a software developer or distributor, we offer the knowledge and industry experience to provide top-level representation in all aspects of information technology transactions and to protect your technology-related assets. We focus on developing proper document retention policies and protecting sensitive information for the end-user. And for developers, we draft and negotiate service and software agreements, and have significant experience in enforcing those agreements. Some of our services include:

  • Reviewing, drafting, and negotiating information technology contracts and related documentation such as the following:
    • Software license agreements;
    • Software and hardware distribution, resale and marketing agreements, OEM agreements, service and support agreements;
    • Website user agreements;
    • Software/web development agreements, work-for-hire and independent contractor agreements;
    • Hosting and hosted application agreements, data carrier/host agreements;
    • IT service provider, integrator MSA’s;
  • Evaluating, negotiating, and drafting non-compete and non-solicitation agreements, non-disclosure agreements, work-for-hire agreements, and employee and independent contractor agreements;
  • Advising businesses on proper document retention policies, and IT/IP development and ownership policies; and,
  • Litigating to enforce development, license, and service agreements, and resolve other intellectual property disputes.
See our Intellectual Property practice area description and Technology industry page for a more detailed description of services in those areas.

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