Burns & Levinson’s Intellectual Property Group attorneys counsel clients on the registration and protection of creative works. The spectrum of copyrights can be quite varied. From source code to sketches, and from books to buildings, Burns & Levinson’s Intellectual Property Group assists clients in procuring federal protection of both individual and corporate creations.
Our attorneys have an extensive amount of experience representing clients in their rights to software, source codes and websites. We also work extensively within the feature film, television, literary and music industries.
Our copyright attorneys are skilled in negotiating and preparing licensing, distribution and consulting agreements related to copyrighted works.
On the technical side of copyright practice, our attorneys assist clients in ensuring clear title to software development projects, untangling complicated authorship issues, counseling on “clean room” development, and recommending the best practices for avoiding common transient employee issues.
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The Copyright practice is part of the Intellectual Property Group. For members of the Copyright Practice, please see the Intellectual Property Group page.