NEW YORK, June 11, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- ALM's Law Journal Press, a leading publisher of print and digital publications for legal and business professionals, today released a new handbook that is a practical guide for buyers and sellers in any transaction involving intellectual property.
Due Diligence for Intellectual Property: Valuing Assets in a Transaction is authored by Stephen Maebius, a partner in the Intellectual Property Practice at Foley & Lardner LLP. This book provides information that will help any reader – lawyer or non-lawyer – to recognize the basic types of intellectual property and identify possible risk factors in a transaction.
With insights from practitioners who specialize in IP valuation, the book is written in a reader-friendly format that includes checklists to help conduct due diligence reviews more quickly and efficiently.
Specific topics covered include the following:
- Fundamentals of Due Diligence
- Trademarks, Trade Dress and Trade Names
- Trade Secrets
- Right of Publicity
- Unfair Competition
- Design Patents
- International Intellectual Property Assets
- Drafting Representations and Disclosures
A detailed table of contents, as well as ordering information for this and other Law Journal Press publications, are available at www.lawcatalog.com.
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