Buying and Selling Patents & Other Intellectual Property

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About Ropes & Gray LLP

Ropes & Gray LLP is a leading global law firm with offices in Boston, Chicago, Hong Kong, London, New York, San Francisco, Shanghai, Silicon Valley, Tokyo, and Washington, D.C.

Built on a foundation of more than 140 years of forging strong client relationships, the firm represents interests across a broad spectrum of industries in corporate law and litigation matters. In addition, the firm offers counsel on labor and employment issues, tax and benefits, creditors’ rights, and private client services. Firm’s clients range in size from large to small companies and include leading industrial companies, financial institutions, government agencies, hospitals and health care organizations, colleges and universities, as well as families and individuals.

Over 1,000 lawyers and professionals provide the highest-quality legal advice. The firm combines superior talent with a supportive environment that is conducive to nationally-recognized problem solving and service for its clients.

The firm has a reputation for high-quality work, a positive outlook, and the highest standards of service and ethics. The firm continues to attract excellent clients, challenging assignments — and outstanding lawyers. All this translates to a team of legal counsel solely focused on providing the best service possible for the clients.


About Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman LLP

Pillsbury is a full-service law firm with a keen industry focus on the energy and natural resources, financial services, real estate and construction, and technology sectors. Based in the world’s major financial, technology and energy centers, Pillsbury counsels clients on global intellectual property, regulatory, litigation and corporate matters. We work in multidisciplinary teams that allow us to anticipate trends and bring a 360-degree perspective to complex business and legal issues—helping clients to take greater advantage of new opportunities and better mitigate risk. This collaborative work style helps produce the results our clients seek.