Kieran advises clients in negotiating and documenting business formations and transactions. His litigation work, which has included disputes involving business deals bad as well as disputes involving the fiduciary duties of directors and controlling shareholders provides critical perspective to this work to the benefit of his clients.
HIS SERVICES INCLUDE:
Advice on business structure and formation of corporations, limited liability companies, and other business entities;
Negotiation and preparation of commercial agreements, including leases, sales agreements, and financings; and
Corporate governance advice and assistance in proper documentation of corporate proceedings.
INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY ADVICE
Kieran advises on a range of intellectual property matters. His years of experience litigating major intellectual property disputes brings substantial experience to bear in advising clients on the risks and benefits of business strategies relating to intellectual property.
AMONG THE AREAS ON WHICH KIERAN PROVIDES ADVICE:
The availability of intellectual property protections, including trademark, copyright, patent, and trade secret protection, to clients in their particular circumstances;
Analysis of naming and branding strategies in light of existing intellectual property rights of others and available protection options;
Development of competitive strategies in light of possible intellectual property protections and the positions of competitors; and
Responding to claims of infringement by intellectual property holders and competitors.