Intellectual property generally includes patent rights, copyright rights, trademark and servicemark rights, and trade secrets. The foundation of intellectual property law is the protection of exclusive rights afforded to original works and invention. These rights can be significantly impacted by bankruptcy proceedings. This webinar examines some of these key issues including the perfection of security interests in intellectual property, the protection of certain intellectual property licenses and lack of protection for other types of intellectual property, the relief available to licensors, as well as special issues regarding assignment of licenses in bankruptcy proceedings.
Dan Cohn devotes his practice at Murtha Cullina LLP to financially distressed businesses and is recognized as one of New England's best-known counsel to troubled companies. His experience includes Chapter 11… Read More
Christopher B. Wick is a corporate restructuring and bankruptcy partner with Hahn Loeser and Parks LLP. Mr. Wick focuses his practice on corporate reorganizations, workouts, debtors’ and creditors’ rights, and… Read More
Gregory W. Werkheiser, a bankruptcy and restructuring practitioner for more than 23 years, is a partner with the Insolvency & Creditors’ Rights Practice Group of Benesch, Friedlander, Coplan & Aronoff… Read More
John Demmy represents debtors, creditors' and ad hoc committees, asset buyers, insurers, and all types of creditors in bankruptcy cases and related litigation matters, and he draws on his involvement… Read More