The firm has significant experience with assisting clients with due diligence, particularly in relation to mergers and acquisitions. The firm will identify the intellectual property assets involved in the transaction, which may include patents, trademarks, and copyrights; trade secrets and know-how; and licenses and other agreements. The firm has expertise in evaluating the validity and scope of coverage of the intellectual property assets to provide decision-makers with crucial information regarding the intellectual property assets and liabilities. We can provide analysis in the form of opinions regarding freedom-to-use, clearance of products or trademarks, ownership, enforceability, value, and potential infringement issues. We also stand ready to assist in determining the competitive patent landscape and its impact on the intellectual property of interest.