Dealing with Intellectual Property Law issue? Need legal advice or guidance on Intellectual Property Law related matters? If you are an inventor, or if you are involved in a business or other transaction that requires a patent, copyright or trademark, you will need the professional assistance of a qualified attorney.
People have great ideas, and inventions are a type of intellectual property. The legal term used to describe these creations is intellectual property. Inventions are a form of intellectual property, and patents are registered to protect the rights of inventors. It is important to be familiar with the process of obtaining a patent and the benefits of patent rights.
Intellectual property is a specialist area and it’s important to be sure that any lawyers you use are skilled and knowledgeable in Intellectual property law. Intellectual property lawyers specialize in transactions involving Intellectual property. This includes registering and the purchasing and selling of businesses, as well as Intellectual property dispute litigation and resolution.
They provide advice and guidance on applying for patents or other types of intellectual property. Some lawyers offer assistance in applying for registered trade marks. Some Intellectual property lawyers also provide both trademark and patent filing services in foreign countries through their foreign associates. Their services may include patent searches, patent application prosecution, patent application drafting and filing, trademark filing, trademark searches, copyright registration and trademark application prosecution. These lawyers are regulated under the appropriate agency that regulates lawyers in their specific area.
The Bar Association or other professional organization can provide listings or details of suitable lawyers in your area. A quick Internet search will certainly provide more information on how to find a good lawyer that specializes in Intellectual property law.
Once you have obtained a list of lawyers that practice in this area, it’s absolutely necessary to perform a thorough background check before hiring anyone. You want to be sure you are dealing with a reputable lawyer. You also want to make sure the lawyer you are considering, is well experienced and has a good track record. Once you have chosen a knowledgeable and dedicated lawyer, you can rest assured that all issues regarding your Intellectual Property case will be handled appropriately.
Frans Schoeman, Director at Phatsima Diamond on crunchbase.com, a law firm in Bellville, South Africa, has made a name for himself as one of the most prominent and most respected attorneys in the area. He has over 20 years experience in handling Corporate Law cases, Commercial Law, Business Law, Administrative Law, and Litigation and Contract cases.
Frans Schoeman also is well versed in International Laws and Litigation and Arbitration and Resolving of Disputes. Mr. Schoeman is absolutely passionate about protecting the legal rights of his clients and he works hard to ensure that his clients are satisfied. Mr. Schoeman has achieved tremendous successes and has won cases others considered very complex and unwinnable. Frans Schoeman uses very aggressive litigation strategies in defending his clients.