With the increased need for companies to better manage and leverage their intangible assets, our intellectual property portfolio & asset management practice offers a proactive and strategic approach to meeting these needs. We have a team of lawyers dedicated to offering clients strategic counseling and development services in the areas of portfolio reviews, asset management systems and IP protection and leveraging. Our lawyers have the technical backgrounds to understand our clients' underlying technology and the business planning skills to understand the key trends affecting their targeted markets. We are experienced in analyzing portfolios to present a variety of strategic alternatives for leveraging intangible assets into new market opportunities and revenue streams. These strategies include technology and merchandise licensing, business format franchising, joint ventures, strategic alliances and partnering, co-branding and cooperative/federations.