Ladas & Parry offers a full range of intellectual property-related legal and ancillary services:

Types of IP Rights to which Our Services Apply

  • Utility Patents
  • Utility Models
  • Trade Secrets
  • Design Patents & Design Registrations
  • Trademarks, Service Marks, Trade Dress, Geographic Indications
  • Domain Names
  • Copyrights
  • Rights of Publicity / Privacy
  • Character Rights

Examples of the Types of Clients We Serve

  • Large and Medium-sized Multinational Corporations Headquartered Anywhere in the World
  • Non-U.S.-based Intellectual/Industrial Property Law Firms and Agencies
  • Law firms and Lawyers that do not practice in some or all Intellectual Property fields
  • Universities & Researchers
  • Venture capitalists, Private Equity groups and investors in New & Growing Businesses
  • Small businesses, Start-ups, and Individuals
  • Artists and Entertainers

Service Categories

Clearance, Selection, Pre-Filing Opinions & Strategic Counseling

  • Single and Multi-Jurisdictional Trademark Searches and Clearance Opinions on Availability for Use and/or Registration
  • Pre-Filing Registration Strategies for single or multiple jurisdictions
  • Patentability Opinions
  • Freedom to Operate Opinions
  • Utility Patent Drafting
  • Design Patent Drafting
  • Copyrightability Opinions
  • Comprehensive Global IP Strategies
  • Valuation and Monetization of IP Rights
  • Evaluation and Drafting of Branding Guidelines
  • Counseling Regarding Notice, Marking and Attribution
  • Counseling Regarding Appropriate Graphic Representations, Drawings, and Figures

Applications, Prosecution, Registration

  • Preparation and Filing of Applications for IP Rights in Single and Multiple Jurisdictions
  • Prosecution of Applications for IP Rights in Single and Multiple Jurisdictions
  • Domain Name Acquisition

Maintenance, Renewal, and Chain of Title

  • Trademark Declarations of Use
  • Trademark Renewals
  • Trademark Incontestability Declarations
  • Trademark Declarations of Notoriety or Fame
  • Recordal of Assignments, Changes of Corporate Name/Address, Mergers and other Title transfers
    • Direct Renewal with the Trademark Offices of All Countries that Allow It
    • Online Platform for Clients to Track Deadlines and Instruct Renewals 24/7

IP Auditing & Management

  • IP Rights Audits
  • Due Diligence
  • Trademark Gap Coverage
  • Domain Name Audits*
  • Education & Direct Counseling for Client Personnel, including Non-Legal, Business Personnel
  • Education, Evaluation, and Comprehensive Auditing of Licensees

Transactions & Monetization

  • Monetization Strategy Counseling
  • Valuation
  • Mergers and Acquisitions
  • Strategic Alliances and Joint Ventures
  • Due Diligence
  • Security Interests and Collateralization
  • Drafting and Negotiation of IP Agreements
    • Work-for-Hire Agreements
    • Licenses
    • Assignments
    • Settlement Agreements
    • Trademark Consents and Coexistence Agreements
    • Trade Secret & Non-Disclosure Agreements

Monitoring & Customs

  • Recordal of IP Registrations with Customs Throughout the World
  • International Watch Services*
    • Trademark Applications Throughout the World
    • Company Names Throughout the World
    • Trademark Applications in Single Jurisdiction
    • Published Trademark Applications in the United States
    • Newly Filed Trademark Applications in the United States
    • U.S. State Trademarks
    • Non-Latin Character Trademarks
    • All Trademarks by a Competitor
    • Color Trademarks
    • All Trademarks Filed in a Class of Goods/Services
    • Online Uses of Trademarks
    • Domain Name Registrations
    • Social Media Username/Page Registrations
  • Registration with the Trademark Clearinghouse for New gTLD Domain Names*
  • Registration with Domains Protected Marks List (DPML)*

Disputes, Enforcement, Defense

  • Cease and Desist Letters
  • Infringement Opinions
  • Trademark Coexistence Searches
  • Litigation
  • Anti-Counterfeiting Enforcement
  • Alternative Dispute Resolution, Arbitration, and Mediation
  • Domain Name dispute resolution including Uniform Dispute Resolution Policy & Uniform Rapid Suspension Proceedings
  • Trademark Opposition, Objection and Cancellation Proceedings
  • Patent Opposition and Cancellation Proceedings, Including:
    • Post-Grant Review
    • Patent Inter Partes Review
  • Patent Ex Parte Reexamination
  • Internet Notice and Takedown Requests and the DMCA
  • Reports of Violations of Social Media Website Terms & Conditions

Compliance & Policies

  • Product Labeling
  • Website Terms of Service
  • Website Privacy Policies
  • Data Security and Privacy Counseling
  • University IP Policies


*Services provided by Principium Strategies, our preferred, ICANN-accredited Domain Name Registrar