Intellectual Property Law
The Law Offices of James G. Schwartz represents businesses in establishing, enforcing and trading on their intellectual property rights. Our experience and attention to detail helps clients protect their interests in contracts, agreements and litigation in this sophisticated area of the law.
Based in Pleasanton, California, our firm represents small and mid-sized companies in the East Bay, the greater Oakland-San Francisco area and Northern California. We would be glad to discuss our demonstrated abilities in:
- Technology licensing and distribution — Representing software developers and other tech companies
- Intellectual property litigation — Copyright, trademark or patent infringement, misappropriation of trade secrets
- Confidentiality agreements — Drafting and enforcing confidentiality and non-agreements in any business context
Trial lawyer Jim Schwartz has practiced in business law and civil litigation in Alameda County and the Bay Area since 1976. He has won notable client victories in intellectual property litigation, including a recent case involving misappropriation of bids in the construction industry.
At the Law Offices of James G. Schwartz, we understand that proprietary information, especially in the technology sector, must be jealously guarded. We are meticulous in drafting contracts and swift and authoritative in enforcing them. We also understand that our clients need legal counsel that is responsive, accessible and cost-effective.
Arrange a consultation with Mr. Schwartz if you are seeking to register, sell or license a product or service, or to discuss your options in an infringement case or dispute with a former employee.