Our team can provide comprehensive legal services for IP-related transactions, including licensing, with particular expertise in cross-border cases. We frequently handle IP matters in relation to M&As and other financial transactions. Leveraging our understanding of business matters and compliance regulations, we help clients execute transactions efficiently and realize their commercial goals while preserving the value of their intellectual property.

Representative Experience

  • Provided legal support, including the negotiation and drafting of agreements, on behalf of various IP-related businesses.
  • Represented a Japanese company in contract negotiations with a major US IT company regarding product licensing in Japan.
  • Provided advice on the use of IP pledges as collateral for financing.
  • Advised a major German auto parts manufacturer on the divestiture of its Japanese subsidiary’s patent portfolio to a European competitor.