The Business Technology Group is a multi-disciplinary team of lawyers that combines practical industry experience and in-house understanding with the skills of a leading private practice. Our lawyers use a proactive approach by assisting businesses to take advantage of the opportunities available to them and acting quickly and decisively to provide creative solutions. Companies count on us to secure, leverage and defend their business interests, from intellectual property and technology rights to outsourcing business processes and the development of electronic commerce initiatives.
Our Business Technology Group clients include Fortune 500 companies, mid- and small- cap enterprises and Internet start-ups. They include businesses in the pharmaceutical, biotechnology, entertainment, media and broadcasting, manufacturing, merchandizing, franchising, consulting, accounting, insurance and financial services industries throughout the world. Our lawyers have the transactional experience to help clients complete deals, acquire technology and establish relationships in today's digital environment, as well as the dispute experience to pursue or defend claims when needed.
We counsel our clients on all their business transactions, from e-commerce and high-speed communications to in-house research and development and software development. The goal is always to protect our clients' businesses and help them grow - even in difficult economic times.
With our skill in the details of technology transactions, our lawyers are proficient in the everyday contracts needed to run and develop a business as well as in the special needs of companies involved in mergers and acquisitions, debt and equity financing, and domestic and international strategic alliances and joint ventures. We have a strong focus and background in venture financing, Internet/e-commerce law and computer law.