Technology and intellectual property assets are a significant, if not fundamental, component of most business transactions. Our Intellectual Property Transactional Practice brings together deal-savvy corporate generalists with technical and legal expertise in IP law across many asset classes. We leverage this knowledge to address our clients’ critical intellectual property needs, devising transactional strategies to identify opportunities and unlock the hidden value of intangible assets.
The sudden and rapid rise of virtual currencies, coupled with the potential applications of blockchain and distributed ledger technologies across virtually all industries, has generated a wave of innovation, disruptive businesses and a modern digital economy. This series of white papers examines the new legal and regulatory issues in these areas that are cropping up every day.
Intellectual property partner Jonathan Ashtor has published a patent analytics study in the Journal of Empirical Legal Studies (JELS), a leading law and economics journal.
Paul, Weiss represented Authentic Brands Group in its $110 million acquisition of the intellectual property of Sports Illustrated from Meredith Corporation.
In this video interview, corporate partner Ariel Deckelbaum and entertainment/IP partner Chuck Googe, both the recipients of Variety Legal Impact awards, discuss trends in media and entertainment, and how the changing technological landscape affects traditional media.
Paul, Weiss is representing global entertainment company Boat Rocker Media in its significant financial investment in talent management and production company Untitled Entertainment.
Paul, Weiss is representing Advance Publications in its acquisition of Palladian Holdings, Inc., owner of Turnitin, a leading provider of plagiarism detection technology and other related products to schools, universities and publishers worldwide.
Paul, Weiss advised Preferred Sands, a leading producer of sand and resin coated proppants, in connection with a comprehensive restructuring transaction that included the restructuring of the Company’s indebtedness of more than $1.5 billion.
Paul, Weiss is representing Authentic Brands Group (ABG) in a long-term revenue sharing agreement with Canadian pharmaceutical and cannabis company Tilray, Inc. to market and distribute a portfolio of consumer cannabis products within ABG’s brand portfolio in jurisdictions where regulations permit.
Paul, Weiss is representing Oak Hill Capital Partners in its commitment to lead recapitalization efforts, alongside Pamlico Capital, of Vast Broadband to support the company’s accelerated growth plans.
Paul, Weiss represented Bermuda reinsurance company Maiden Holdings, Ltd. in its sale of subsidiary Maiden Reinsurance North America, Inc. (Maiden Re North America), to Enstar Group Limited.