Effective legal advice on brand protection and management
We are specialists in brand protection and management, helping you to look after your brand, maximise its potential and react effectively to threats at all levels, both offline and online.
Our team manages more brand rights than any other Scottish-based legal firm and offers a holistic, contentious and non-contentious brand management service.
As both a law firm and trade mark attorneys, we act on behalf of our clients on brand and trade mark related matters all over the world and our filing and prosecution practice is recognised nationally and internationally. We regularly manage brand matters for clients in all five continents.
The key to effective brand management is a solid base of registered rights. Our team has substantial experience in seeking and securing registered trade mark rights and managing trade mark and domain name registration strategies.
We also regularly advise on the law relating to passing off and other means through which rights in brands can be protected.
Our brand infringement team are well versed in devising and successfully implementing strategies to address brand infringements, whether sole or cross platform, to prevent other profiting from your hard work.
We manage more brand rights than any other Scottish-based legal firm, managing more than 600 registered marks in 28 countries, and achieved the first ever trade mark registration for tartan designs.
Call us for free on 0330 159 5555 or complete our online form below for legal advice or to arrange a call back.
Why choose us?
We work with clients ranging from start-ups to multinationals on their brand protection and trade marks – our solutions are made to fit your needs and our tried and trusted network of foreign advisers enables us to manage your needs on an international level.
We develop bespoke solutions for clients and pride ourselves on developing an detailed understanding of your brand strategy, appreciation of risk and preferred approach to matters.
We also offer cost-effective, fixed-fee solutions tailored to your particular needs.
Our key services include:
- Bespoke worldwide third party trade mark application and domain name monitoring
- Brand clearance services
- Brand defence
- Content monitoring
- Forced domain name transfer services
- “Freedom to use” searching, & registration opinions
- Local, national and international brand strategy development
- Pre-litigation correspondence
- Registered trade mark application, prosecution and management, on a national and international level.
- Third party registered trade mark opposition services
- Trade mark infringement, revocation and invalidity services
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